Clockoo

Description

The “Clockoo” game helps children practice setting the time on an analog clock, i.e. by moving the hands of a clock, as well as understand the relationship between digital and analogue clocks.

Goal (description)

This game strengthens the children’s circular hand movements, by controlling the hour and/or minute hands

References

Johnson-Glenberg, M. C., Savio-Ramos, C., & Henry, H. (2014). “Alien Health”: A Nutrition Instruction Exergame Using the Kinect Sensor. Games For Health Journal, 3(4), 241–251. doi: 10.1089/g4h.2013.0094
Johnson-Glenberg. M. C., & Hekler, E. (2013). Alien health game: An embodied, exergame to instruct in nutrition and MyPlate. Games for Health Journal: Research, Development, and Clinical Applications, 2, 6, 354-361. doi: 10.1089/g4h.2013.0057

Provider/Suite : Kinems

 

Skill Domain : Motor-sensory & Academic skills

 

Subject: Mathematics

 

Special needs / School ages : 4 to 8 years old

 

Language : English, Greek and Spanish

 

Cost : Paid

 

Equipment : Kinect camera

 

System Requirement: Kinect for Windows sensor
Windows 7 or newer operating system
Dual-core 2 GHz or faster processor
2 GB RAM
1 GB free disk space
Dedicated USB 2.0 bus
External graphics card (preferred)