5 things about WordShark Number Shark #Games #Education @School
- Back in the early nineties, the first edition of ‘Wordshark’ was the first of its kind to combine reading and spelling skills with computer games!
- Numbershark followed-on a few years later, to help with numeracy
- The games-based programs are sold by word of mouth and used in half of schools in the UK as well as at home
- There are Dutch versions of Wordshark and Numbershark!
- The company ‘White Space Ltd’ was originally a lighting company creating specialist lighting for the BBC program ‘Pop goes the Sixties’ before (also successfully) turning to education!