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Creating multiple groups requires plus membership

Starting today, an active plus membership is needed to create more than one student group. With a plus membership, a teacher can create 20 groups and a parent 2 groups. If you do not have a membership, you can create […]

Create your own memory game

A new template for user games has now become available. You can now create your own matching card memory game with either text, image or both text and image. You can also select the number of cards that will be […]

New game template with image markups

On Helpfulgames, everyone can create their own games. We create templates that you can then easily use to create your games. Now we have made a new game template called Image markups. You upload a large image and then mark […]

Time limit in your games

Now we have added a feature where you can set a time restriction on rounds when students play different levels in your own games. You will find the feature where you edit a game level. The time limit must be […]

More detailed game results for students

Now, students can get a better view of their playing. If a student log in and go to the page with the game results, there will now be a summary of the game results at the top: New measurements are the number […]

Set time limit on game rounds

In most games on Helpfulgames, there is no time pressure. For some students, however, it may be encouraging to complete something within a certain time. For example, it can be completing a certain multiplication table within 30 seconds. Now you can […]

Your name on your public games

Now you can clarify who created your public games. In your personal settings, you can now choose to let your name appear in the game information text on your games. Note that changing this setting will make your name visible […]

Bulk edit students

Many teachers have many and large classes to manage on Helpfulgames. We have therefore introduced a feature to bulk edit student information by classes or groups. You’ll find the feature if you log in, go to your groups, and then […]

Preview game levels as a plus member

We now introduce a feature to preview all the questions and answers on a game level. You must be logged in as a teacher or parent and also have an active plus membership to be able to see all the […]

Easier text formatting

We have introduced a more advanced text editing on several functions: When creating your own game levels of type ClozeTest you can now format the text with the following styles: bold, italic, underline, strike through, superscript, subscript. When you describe […]