Kids’ Corner

Screen shot 2013-01-24 at 11.38.46 AMThe Green Zone

Players of the Green Zone game use a small stone and roll a die to move along a woodland path. With each move, players record their points on a tally card. Part of the game involves talking about the actions and consequences of each square.

 

 

Screen shot 2013-01-24 at 11.42.45 AMChutes and Log Jams 

Chutes & Log Jams is played like Snakes and Ladders. Players learn about the life of lumberjacks and log drivers as they transport timber from the Little Bonnechere River in the Ottawa Valley, to the Chaudiere Falls at Ottawa. The first player to finish is the winner.

 

 

 

Thanks to Game for science ©2009. All rights reserved.

Thanks to Game for science ©2009. All rights reserved.

FORESTIA is an island of the GAME FOR SCIENCE virtual world, where you will meet Kalikasan, a very unusual naturalist. Come discover the secrets of the boreal forest by searching for precious “smart stars” with your knowledge detector. And like all virtual worlds, you can also chat with your friends.

You will also find the simulation and strategy game FORESTIA. Face the formidable challenge of sustainable forest management. Carry out forest inventories, supply your mills using multi-functional tree fellers, fight massive forest fires, and protect a section of the forest that contains an exceptional ecosystem.

The island of FORESTIA conceals other secrets that will be gradually revealed by the naturalist through mini-games, video clips, and document files. Come dive into the mysterious world of the forest.