Hi teachers (and students)! Have you been hearing about Augmented Reality in education lately? I certainly have! I wanted to learn a little about it... so I could share with some of you that are wondering about it (and educate myself in the process.
So.... what exactly is Augmented Reality (AR)?
Augmented Reality is a technology that superimposes a computer-generated image on a user's view of the real world, thus providing a composite view.
That definition was a little confusing, so I did some YouTubing to get some ideas. Check out these videos!
An example of Augmented Reality -
BBC Frozen Planet augmented reality exhibition during Wildscreen 2012. Location - Bristol Museum and Art Gallery
An example of Augmented Reality technology:
How can you create an Augmented Reality experience?
Here a video that will walk you through the steps!
It looks like Augmented Reality could be an amazing thing for classrooms. I am interested to see if this catches on! Did you give it a try?
Hello there! My name is Dawn Seiter, and I am the Digital Media Arts teacher at Chula Vista Hills Elementary. Please take a look at all the neat stuff we have been doing!
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