Final Draft: a Day in a Slums Resident Shoe

The link to the final draft:     The process of creating an educational game has been very exhausting for my partner Omar Ouff and I, and our passion for the cause made us change the situations more than once. However, since we had limited time, we were not able to dig deeper into the […]

Part 3: First draft digital game

  The prototype link ( press here) : “A day in a slums residence’s shoe.” After creating this draft my partner Omar Ouff and I asked our friends and classmates to try it out, and Based on the discussion we had with them, we decided to make the following changes in our game. First, we want […]

Read, blog, comment

    Having an access to information in this era is as important as having access to any other living resources. communities who do not have a wide access to information are certainly suffering to adapt to the changes that is happening in the world around them; they could die of diseases that could be […]

Part 2 Game Prototype

The prototype: “A day in a slums residence’s shoe.”   One of my friends once told me that “Egypt is the best place to live in, but only if you have money.” looking at how underprivileged Egyptians live nowadays, one might find that his words are becoming more true everyday. Poor people in Egypt lost the […]

CLT reflection

On march the 4th, I attended the Student Faculty partnership workshop from 10 am till 12 pm. The workshop aim was to discuss the possibility of students contributing – with faculty members- to make academic decisions. The questions discussed regarding this topic includes whether it’s for the student best interest to have an equal role […]

Part 1: Play games

I must say that this is a really fun assignment to do, the games I played were very entertaining  and I enjoyed them very much. the first game I played was “Bad News”, it’s a game where you tweet interesting news – mostly false ones – and in return people start following you. in the […]

Exploring Digital Literacies

“einstein digital literacy” by aidan.expedition, flickr is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 To be honest I don’t think I have had any previous opinions about digital literacy before taking this course, but when I think about the term now and how I could have interpreted it before, I found myself defining it as some sort of minimal abilities or skills […]

Digital literacy activity

            The result of this test was not a surprise to me at all since I have always distance myself from technology. I started to be more open to  technology when I got into AUC, but other than the academic work I do online or using basic softwares like Microsoft office, I don’t really […]