Thursday, January 19, 2017

VR in the Classroom - Supplementary Resource

Supplementary Resource: Virtual Reality in the EFL Class

Raquel Gonzaga shares her experience as an educator: 

Excerpt from her web page:
Cardboard + lenses = accessible VR
This is possible because of Google Cardboard Box. More info here
I got fascinated by the possibilities shown :
  • Field trip to Verona, Italy (integration with Literature)
  • Field trip under the water (integration with Biology)
  • Visit the Great Wall of China (integration with math to calculate how long it would take to walk the length of the wall)

The inspiration to believe that inserting VR in her EFL classes was feasible came from watching this video: