Thinking like a game designer is a great way to craft instruction that engages learners on multiple levels. Explore the use of game elements to challenge learners, generate curiosity, and create immediate feedback. Learn how to balance the elements of story, action, and uncertainty to simulate thinking and engagement. In this session you will experience firsthand how gamification motivates learners and increases retention. This session was recorded at the ATD 2019 International Conference & EXPO, May 19 - 22, 2019 in Washington D.C.