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CLIP 8381

Preserving playground games with computers

Preserving playground games with computers

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Key Info
  • Preserving playground games with computers
  • Duration: 01:49
  • The future of playground games may lie with motion-sensitive computer games, such as those on the Nintendo Wii. To preserve and celebrate the songs, games and mischief of the playground, librarians, academics and computer programmers are considering converting childhood pastimes into computer games. This clip was first published on BBC News Online on 18 June 2009. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    ICT and Computing


    Industrial and Commercial Applications

  • Keywords: play, rhymes, singing, skipping, memory, oral history, archive, library, record
Ideas for use in class
  • Exploring the ways in which technology may influence and change things we do every day.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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