EG Hunt

The most effective way to teach a concept is to illustrate it with examples. The most valid way to test the mastery of a concept is to ask the learner to generate examples. EG Hunt (in which “e.g.” refers to examples) uses this testing strategy as its core element.

Key Feature

The presenter defines and discusses different concepts, stops the lecture from time to time, and asks the participants to generate or select specific examples of a concept.

When to Use This Game

EG Hunt is most effectively used if the instructional content contains several concepts that you have analyzed in terms of critical and variable features. It is also necessary ...

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