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Ideas for Using Google Cardboard Virtual Reality in the Classroom. Hello there!

Ideas for Using Google Cardboard Virtual Reality in the Classroom

If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates and/or follow me on Twitter. Info on how to contact me is on the About page. Thanks for visiting! I can remember my first experience of Virtual Reality back in the early 1990s, standing in the middle of Keddies Department store in Southend with a huge headset on, moving round a very blocky dungeon. Sadly the technology just wasn’t quite there and apart from Sci-Fi movies (Lawnmower Man anyone?) Reality revisited: Getting started with virtual reality in your classroom  A new way to see your world. Chromville – Customizable.

Project Description Chromville Frozen Mountains are inhabited by a creature known as ‘Snowup’.

Chromville – Customizable

This is a non-explore area because of the low temperatures throughout the year. Most rivers and lakes are frozen because the winters are particularly cold. Custom pet is available! Print, feed and play with it. Video Tutorials for Teachers on Using Augmented Reality App Aurasma. July 3, 2014 Talking about augmented reality technology in teaching and learning the first thing that comes to mind is this wonderful app called Aurasma.

Video Tutorials for Teachers on Using Augmented Reality App Aurasma

Since its release a few years ago, Aurasma gained so much in popularity and several teachers have already embraced it within their classrooms. For those of you who are not yet familiar with how Aurasma works and how to use in it in your class, the video tutorials below will help you out. Aurasma is an augmented reality app that’s changing the way millions of people see and interact with the world. Bring tagged images, objects and even physical locations to life with interactive digital content, such as video, animations and 3D scenes ( called Auras). 1- Aurasma demo 2- Aurasma iPad App tutorial 3- How to create and publish and Aura 4- How to create and view a location based aura 5- Creating and using 3D models 6- Teaching with Aurasma 7- Example of how Shaw Primary school uses Aurasma. Adjusting Course. Click on the picture above to download the complete PDF for the Phases of AR in Education.

Adjusting Course

If you’re seeking meaningful ways to enhance the student learning experience using Augmented Reality (AR) you’ve come to the right place! Please share your ideas in the comments section below. To see the actual Augmented Reality content on this page you may need to double-click on the trigger images below to enlarge them. First, be sure to follow three easy steps: Download the free app called Aurasma on a mobile device.Follow the Greenwood Elementary channel by visiting using your mobile device.

How might AR be used to enhance student learning and communications? Bring School Pictures to Life This year our staff photo contains a special welcome greeting thanks to the magic of Augmented Reality! The Coolest Current Events…Ever! Click the TV to see how the screen comes alive. Students created custom television stations using basic construction paper and Augmented Reality. @GustafsonBrad. 32 Augmented Reality Apps for the Classroom.

Integration of AR. Meaningful Integration of Augmented Reality in Education Below you will find a list of ideas and apps to help meaningfully integrate augmented reality into education.

Integration of AR

This list will continue to grow as we collaborate with amazing educators on game changing ideas! Homework Mini-Lessons: Grade Level: All grades We use Explain Everything for many activities in our classrooms. Grade Level: PK-2, ELL This app uses augmented reality to engage the students in learning their letters. Grade Level: K-3 This fun app uses augmented reality to engage students in solving addition and subtraction problems. Student created book reviews: Grade Level: All grades Students can create short video book reviews of the book they have read from the classroom library or school library. How Augmented Reality (AR) Can Be Great for Math Class: Learning Goals. Photo by turkletom / CC BY As you may be aware from some of my recent Tweets, I had the pleasure of presenting at the EdTechTeacher iPad Summit – Boston over the past few days. Overall, it was one of the best professional development experiences I have had the pleasure of taking part in.

There were so many great sessions that I hope to blog about soon, but I think I’ll start with the session that gave me inspiration to implement the idea in my own classroom immediately upon returning home. Spectral Learning – Augmented Reality from A to Z – Why AR is the Next Big Game Changer in Ed Tech Facilitator: Courtney Pepe.