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Thursday, December 20

  1. page How to Take Part in a Caine's Arcade Week at Your School edited The Caine's Arcade Foundation is developing a school curriculum, and your school is invited to take…
    The Caine's Arcade Foundation is developing a school curriculum, and your school is invited to take part in our pilot program! Over 55 schools in 5 countries are currently participating.
    Here is How to Take Part:
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    Arcade Foundation: CAF@interconnected.isinfo@imagination.is - We
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    email to CAF@interconnected.isinfo@imagination.is
    Have your class build cardboard arcade games (see the SAMPLE CARDBOARD ARCADE CURRICULUM below) - feel free to modify the curriculum to fit your classroom's needs.
    Take video, pictures, document these creative projects and SHARE it with us on facebook.com/cainesarcade, youtube.com/cainesarcade, flickr.com/cainesarcade, and by email: CAF@interconnected.is. If you are a filmmaker/photographer and would like to volunteer to help document a school project, please contact us by email.
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    If other classes also build games, host an arcade night where parents are invited to come and play all of the kids' arcade games. Consider donating any funds raised to the Caine's Arcade Foundation (www.cainesarcade.com/thefoundation) to help us find, foster, and fund creativity and entrepreneurship in more kids!
    SKYPE THE FILMMAKER:
    Contact CAF@interconnected.is and
    info@imagination.is
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    we will
    RESOURCES:
    Twitter:
    http://twitter.com/cainesarcade
    http://twitter.com/nirvan
    http://twitter.com/julicrocketthttp://twitter.com/imagination
    YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=faIFNkdq96U
    Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/nirvan/cainesarcade
    http://vimeo.com/nirvan/cainesarcade2
    Website: http://cainesarcade.com
    http://imagination.is
    STAFF shirts: http://cainesarcade.com/store
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  2. page home edited Caine's Arcade: School Curriculum Pilot Program Wiki ... the world. Over 100 schools in 9 cou…

    Caine's Arcade: School Curriculum Pilot Program Wiki
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    the world. Over 100 schools in 9 countries have participated so far! Join us as we develop project based learning tools that inspirefoster creativity in kids around the world, and prepare for a Global Day of Play!world.
    Getting Started
    Read How to Take Part in a Caine's Arcade Week at your School
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    Documentation: When possible please take photos/video of the arcade building to share with others - we're also making a follow up video. (Tips Coming Soon...)
    Feedback & Surveys
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    by emailing schools@cainesarcade.cominfo@imagination.is - we
    Global Day of Play:
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    to Organize a Cardboard Challenge for our Global Day of Play:Cardboard Challenge2013: Plan to
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    Cardboard Challenge thisculmination on Oct 5th, 2013. Plan and build in September, withand October 5th we will invite the last week of Septemberworld to build your arcades, and October 6th culminating in a Global Day of Play. Website and toolsplay.Join our mailing list at www.imagination.is/join for participating coming soon, but for now you can get more info on our fb event page. Learn more...updates.
    Resources
    EDUCATOR Resource Links: a growing list of Caine's Arcade related resources and research
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    Caine's Arcade Facebook Group for Inspired Educators: Caine's Arcade School Group for Teachers/Educators
    Film Home Page: www.cainesarcade.com
    Twitter:Imagination Foundation Home Page: www.imagination.is
    Twitter:
    @cainesarcade | @imaginationfndn@imagination | @nirvan
    Facebook: facebook.com/cainesarcade
    Fb Imagination Foundation: facebook.com/imaginationfoundation
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    as of July,October, 2012:
    Over
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    Cardboard Arcades as part of School Pilot Program
    Over 7 million views on YouTube/Vimeo
    Over $212K$225K raised for
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    Fund + $212K$225K raised for
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    more kids.
    Over 270 Events in 40 Countries in our first annual Global Cardboard Challenge

    Need Help?
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    us at schools@cainesarcade.cominfo@imagination.is for info
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Monday, September 17

  1. page DayofPlay edited ... our Global Day of Play Event: Cardboard Challenge event: Oct 2, 6, 2012 RSVP:Save the …
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    our Global Day of Play Event:Cardboard Challenge event: Oct 2,6, 2012
    RSVP:Save the Date on FacebookSave the Date on MeetUp
    About The Cardboard Challenge (September) and the Global Day of Play (Oct 6th)ThisCardboard ChallengeThis September, we
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    planning your event,event -- then onduring the last week of September - Just Build It...September, build your design and thenuse your Cardboard Challenge event on October 2nd (the 1 year anniversary of the flashmob at Caine's Arcade), we will organize6th to show it off to your community and raise funds for a global Day of Play, inviting a global community to play at local cardboard events around the world, and to support all of the kids who participate.cause!
    Official Web Site Coming Soon
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    the Global Day of PlayCardboard Challenge to allow
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    Boyle Heights! On the Global Day of Play, weWe will also
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    use their cardboard arcadesCardboard Challenge events to raise
    It should be super fun!
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    on Oct 2nd,6th, 2012. Think
    RSVP:Save the Date on FacebookSave the Date on MeetUp
    Donate:
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    the Global Day of Play,Cardboard Challenge, please donate
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    the Global Day of PlayCardboard Challenge or to
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Wednesday, August 1

  1. page home edited ... We are crowdsourcing K-12 curriculum based on the Caine's Arcade short Film. If you have alrea…
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    We are crowdsourcing K-12 curriculum based on the Caine's Arcade short Film. If you have already shared the Caine's Arcade film and/or done a cardboard arcade building project at your school, please register your event by emailing schools@cainesarcade.com - we will also direct you to a short survey to help us get your feedback.
    Global Day of Play:
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    the Date and Sign up to Organize a Cardboard Challenge for our
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    Day of Play & Cardboard Challenge:Play: Plan to
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    and October 2nd6th culminating in
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    fb event page or on this Global Day of Play MeetUp page. Learn
    Resources
    EDUCATOR Resource Links: a growing list of Caine's Arcade related resources and research
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    Watch "Caine's Arcade" on Vimeo
    Watch "Caine's Arcade" on YouTube
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    the Internet" on Vimeo for an in-depth Social
    Watch Playlist of Kid Made Arcade Response Videos
    Social Media:
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    Facebook: facebook.com/cainesarcade
    Fb Imagination Foundation: facebook.com/imaginationfoundation
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    as of June 11,July, 2012:
    Over 100 schools in 9 Countries Building Cardboard Arcades
    Over 67 million views
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    YouTube/Vimeo
    Over $207K$212K raised for
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    Fund + $207K$212K raised for
    Need Help?
    Email us at schools@cainesarcade.com for info & support and to register your Arcade Project!
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  2. page DayofPlay edited Please save the date for our Global Day of Play Event: Oct 2, 2012 RSVP:Save the Date on FacebookS…
    Please save the date for our Global Day of Play Event: Oct 2, 2012
    RSVP:Save the Date on FacebookSave the Date on MeetUp
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    Play (Oct 2nd)This6th)This September, we
    Official Web Site Coming Soon
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    as well.
    FunRaisingEach events will be able to set a fundraising goal to help raise funds for the Imagination Foundation. We are going to be raising funds to build capacity and create our first Maker Space for Kids in Boyle Heights! On the Global Day of Play, we will also encourage participants to use their cardboard arcades to raise funds for local community needs or other non-profits supporting kids.
    It should be super fun!
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Friday, July 6

  1. page Educator Resource Links edited ... “We Came to Play”: Lessons on Connected Learning and Creativity from Caine’s Arcade (MacArthur…
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    “We Came to Play”: Lessons on Connected Learning and Creativity from Caine’s Arcade (MacArthur Foundation, 4/14)
    http://spotlight.macfound.org/blog/entry/lessons-on-connected-learning-from-caines-arcade/
    Colin Lankshear and Michele Knobel, “What“What Can Teachers
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    from DIY Cultures,”Cultures” by Colin Lankshear and Michele Knobel
    Confessions of an Aca-Fan, May 26, May 28, May 31, 2010
    http://henryjenkins.org/2010/05/diy_learning.html
    http://henryjenkins.org/2010/05/what_can_teachers_learn_from_d.html
    http://henryjenkins.org/2010/05/what_can_teachers_learn_from_d_1.html
    Reggio"Importance of Pleasure in Play" by Bruce Perry
    Includes teacher tips on incorporating play in the classroom, the value of boredom, and its relation to working in isolation
    http://teacher.scholastic.com/professional/bruceperry/pleasure.htm
    Reggio
    Emilia approach:Approach:
    http://www.reggiokids.com/about/about_approach.php
    Why Kids Need to Know How to Hack: Technological Citizenship and the New Civic Education
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdL0hCnGJ04
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    Geeking Out" done by the MacArthur Foundation has a really great section
    Great commentary
    on youth
    {Hanging_Out.pdf}
    Falling for Science: Objects in Mind by Sherry Turkle
    A story of inspiration and connection to science and technology through objects that are often neglected (ie. cardboard!).
    {LEGO - Justin Marble (ed. Turkle).pdf} {Venus Paradise Coloring Set - Donal Ingber (ed. Turkle).pdf}
    Evocative Objects: Things We Think With by Sherry Turkle
    Revealing objects as emotional and intellectual companions to learning
    {Knots - Carol Strohecker (ed. Turkle).pdf}
    "Gears of My Childhood" by Seymour Papert
    {Gears of My Childhood - Seymore Papert (1980).pdf}

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