This Section provides access to an Online database of:
• The best educational Videogames and mobile apps available on the market
• The most suitable Videogames and Apps that, even if not specifically designed for educational purpose, can be used as teaching or learning tools with students
Videogames and apps are categorized, analyzed and assessed in order to provide the teachers with all the necessary information and hints to make full use of the Videogames and Apps in teaching contexts.
Universidad de Valencia
Andres Paya and Santiago Mengual
Name of the videogame/app
Name of the producer
Virtual Campus Lda
How to find it
Main technical requirements
Native Virtual Reality Support
12-17 years, 18+ years
Use in Educational contexts
Degree of required tutoring
Autonomous use by students
ChemDrops is a gamified chemistry app in the form of a puzzle game in which you must make combinations of atoms as fast as you can in each level. As you progress, you can unlock useful enhancers.
Learning Object / Suggested activities with students
This arcade game for the teaching of chemistry, allows the player to become familiar and learn the different symbols corresponding to the elements of the periodic table. In addition to being a game of competition in which to accumulate elements, they allow you to perform chemical combinations and add points and be competing.
Skills and competences
Skills and competences acquired
The application develops, in addition to competitiveness, the ability of abstract thinking and creativity to go combining elements to create chemical formulations
Problem solving, Creativity, Innovation