Mental Enlightenment Scientific-Methodological Journal


The article is devoted to educational gaming technologies and their application in foreign language lessons. The functions and value of play forms of education in the educational process are revealed in a foreign language. Particular attention is paid to the classification of language and speech games. Based on the analysis of existing classifications, the authors propose their own classification, focusing on creative and role-playing games in foreign language lessons. The article also considers introduction of the scientific approaches of different authors to the problem of game as teaching method that activates the cognitive activity of students in the learning process and thus provides a means of intensification of the educational process.

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