Project Title Magnetic Wordsmithzle Board Game
Project Category Design
Abstract Magnetic WordsmithZle Me! is a portable magnetic game that puts two words together to form a new noun. This game is designed by following the model of Bloom’s Taxonomy (1956) by Dr Benjamin Bloom to help players to learn and enrich their English vocabulary. Bloom’s Taxonomy which consists of 6 concepts (Creating, Evaluating, Analyzing, Applying, Understanding, and Remembering) was created to promote higher forms of thinking in education. Using Bloom’s Taxonomy, this game is designed to acquire critical thinking skill in developing strategies by mixing and matching two words to form a new noun in order to win the game and reach their “DESTINATION”. Players would pick random words and their skill to join two words to become a new noun. This is the most fun way to expand their vocabulary effectively. This is a game of mentally stimulating diversions in discovering and exploring various words to reach their destination. The unique features of this game is based on 4Es: Enable educators to teach vocabulary in a fun and relaxing way, Easy to be incorporated in the classroom, Especially crafted for English language learners with multi-level proficiency, and Exclusively designed with economic value and sustainability features to create a lifelong learning. The novelty of this game is the magnetic portable concept which specifically designed for in class purposes. The magnetic style of the board guarantees your tiles will not slip or slide out of place. This game contributes to the individual’s development of cognitive abilities including the need to speedily access verbal, visuospatial and mathematical abilities. A competitive gamer will soon realize the importance of strategizing every noun to complete the game. Additionally, this game helps to foster communication, competitiveness and confidence among players. Thus, if you wish to become the next wordsmith, this game will make you become one!
Validation Status Validated
Validation Date 2016-04-18


Staff Status
Imelia Laura ak Daneil Leader
Tang Howe Eng, Dr. Member
Jacqueline Susan anak Rijeng Member
Mohamad Musa bin Bohari Member
Siti Faridah binti Kamaruddin Member


Event Name Event Date Event Level Achievement Event Venue
10th Division Invention, innovation & Design Expo (TIIDEx 2016) 2016-03-05 State Gold Dewan Sri Balau, Universiti Teknologi MARA Cawangan Sarawak, Kampus Mukah
10th Division Invention, Innovation & Design Expo (TIIDEx 2016) 2016-03-05 State Best Design Dewan Sri Balau, Universiti Teknologi MARA Cawangan Sarawak, Kampus Mukah