Debian Games Project
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Education
Debian's educational games

This metapackage will install educational games for young and older children.

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Animals
Traditional AI animal guessing engine using a binary tree DB
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You think of an animal, and this package tries to guess it... when it's wrong, you teach it about your animal.

To be more flexible and help educational aspect this game does not contain an initial database. This also allows it to be used for non animals like guessing of tools or locations.

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Atomix
使用独立原子拼接成分子的解谜游戏
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Atomix 是为 GNOME 桌面环境设计的教育游戏。在游戏中,玩家需要使用原子构建 分子,范围从简单的无机分子直到极其复杂的有机分子。

游戏的开始几关比较容易,但是每一关都会提高难度,所以每过一关都要花费 好几分钟甚至更长时间。

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Basic256
为儿童设计的学习 BASIC 语言的环境
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BASIC-256 是一个易用的 BASIC 语言版本,专为儿童学习基础编程而设计。它使用 传统的控制结构如 gosub、for/next 和 goto 语句,能清楚地让孩子们看见程序流程 控制的走向。它有一个内建的图形模式,能让孩子们在几分钟内学会在屏幕上画图。它还 带有一个详细、容易学习的教程,通过一些有趣的练习来介绍编程概念。

Childsplay
Suite of educational games for young children
Maintainer: Markus Koschany
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Childsplay provides memory activities that are fun to play and at the same time learn sounds, images, letters and numbers; activities that train the child to use the mouse and keyboard and pure game activities like puzzles, pong, pacman and billiards.

Gamine
Interactive game for young children
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Gamine is a game designed for 2 years old children who are not able to use a keyboard.

The child uses the mouse to draw coloured dots and lines on the screen.

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Gcompris
transitional package for gcompris-qt
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GCompris is a high quality educational software suite, including a large number of activities for children aged 2 to 10. Some of the activities are game orientated, but nonetheless still educational.

This is a transitional package that depends on the new series of GCompris releases (rewritten using Qt). It can be safely removed once gcompris-qt is installed.

Granule
flashcard program for learning new words
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Granule is a flashcard program that implements Leitner cardfile methodology for learning new words. It features both short-term and long-term memory training capabilities with scheduling.

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Pysiogame
educational activity pack for kids
Maintainer: Miriam Ruiz
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pySioGame is a set of educational activities and games for children aged between 3 and 10. The activities are grid based and can be played all in a single window. pySioGame includes maths, reading, writing, painting, and memory activities.

Tuxmath
有 Tux 的儿童数学游戏
Maintainer: Holger Levsen
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Tux, of Math Command (简称 TuxMath)是一个以 Linux 吉祥物 Tux 为标志 的教育类街机游戏。他基于经典街机游戏 "Missile Command,"。在这个游戏中, Tux 必须保卫他的城市,而且他必须通过解决数学问题来保卫城市。

Tuxtype
Tux 打字练习游戏
Maintainer: Holger Levsen
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TuxTyping 是一个以 Linux 小企鹅 Tux 为主角的用于打字练习的教育游戏。玩家通 过打字让游戏中的 Tux 接住从屏幕顶部落下的一条条鱼。每条鱼身上都有一个字母, 当玩家按下相应的键时,Tux 会跑到相应的位置将鱼接住吃掉。本游戏意在训练儿童 学习打字,不过也提供了较高难度的级别供熟练打字者进行挑战。

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Xball
Simulate bouncing balls in a window
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A simple educational game that simulates bouncing balls in a window. Gravity, elasticity, and ability to collide can all be adjusted.

Young children enjoy watching the balls bounce around the screen and are fascinated by the program. This is an ideal program for teaching rudimentary mouse skills to very young children.

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