Exhibitors 2020

Università dell'Aquila

Università dell'Aquila

A videogame at school? Is that a joke? It is absolutely not a joke! SuperflatMath is a videogame made to guide children, boys and girls into the amazing world of Mathematics. In a sandbox environment you will gather, create and destroy blocks of numbers to solve puzzles of any kind.
The activities have been designed to engage pupils into Math Discussions and to cover specific Math subjects for all classes from 8 to 12 years-old children. We have used the videogame and its web app for teachers during a field trial in primary and middle school in presence and at distance in the lockdown period.


Università dell'Aquila

Leonardo Guidoni is Associate Professor at the Department of Physical and Chemical Sciences at the University of L’Aquila. His research interests are in the fields of molecular modelling and quantum computing. He is the author of the videogame SuperflatMath and participated to a research field trial on the usage of the videogame in some schools in L’Aquila and Rome.

Alice Lemmo is Researcher in Mathematics at the Department of Humanities at the University of L’Aquila. Her research is devoted to the field of Mathematics Education and in particular she is involved in a project on computer-aided assessment. She is also a collaborator of the INVALSI program. She participated to the field trial of the videogame and she is currently analyzing the results obtained.

Cintia Scafa Urbaez Vilchez is PhD student in “Mathematics and Models” at the Department of Department of Information Engineering, Computer Science and Mathematics of the University of L’Aquila. She is carrying out the PhD in the field of Mathematics Education on the field trials of educational videogames.

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