Learning Global Science Using Second Life Working with Global Kids at the  High School for Global Citizenship, New York
High School  for Global Citizenship
First day of term
Engagement and Enjoyment "Learning science in Second Life keeps you interested in your work, which is normally very h...
Access to ICT
Second Life Curriculum How to teach SL skills? " I would recommend this style of learning for any subject because it ...
Texturing Prims "Using Science in Second Life made it a lot easier for me to do projects and homework." -- KoraA...
3D Modelling Environment
Prim twisting "Learning in Second Life was fun and taught me a lot of things because its learning and having fun inst...
Learning Global Science How to teach Science in SL? "I did not like science before I did this course. I wish I could ...
Variety of activities "I would recommend this style of learning to anyone who loves science and online games. It woul...
Science at home "I never thought global science could be so fun to learn." – Naomi
Science at home
Waste Management in Naples "It was also educational because we learned science while we were having fun." -- Zana
Waste Management in Naples
Non-renewable Resources "I got to learn science in a fun way and still get education." -- Rakeem
Renewable Resources "I did not like science before I did this course. I wish I could have Second Life in each class.&...
Renewable Resources
Virtual Fieldtrip "I would recommend this program to other teachers and student because it shows science in a whole d...
Virtual Fieldtrip
Final Project "It was fun and a great learning experience I enjoyed going on second life to do science." – Lucius
Final Project "I recommend this [class] to people all over the world because they would be able learn things about sc...
Other skills How to teach everything else? "In class instead of just writing every day we would use the computer to t...
Comic Life
Assessment through daily blogging "I think that it was fun because we got to do something different instead of readin...
Researching with Google Earth "This class has changed my life, physically and mentally, as it has helped me learn abo...
Presenting Findings
Communication Skills
Successes "One thing I learned about science in Second Life is that science is really not that hard. I always thought...
Sharing and collaboration "If I was to recommend it to anybody I would because it was a fun and exciting experience. ...
Engagement and Enjoyment "IT WAS REALLY FUN!!!! ." -- Ernesto
Attendance (during exclusion!) "This is the most amazing thing that I've experienced in high school so far." -- ...
Visiting HSGC
Resources <ul><li>Global Kids Second Life Curriculum is available in PDF format at RezEd.org www.rezed.org/group/GKslcurri...
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  • Science In SL

    1. 1. Learning Global Science Using Second Life Working with Global Kids at the High School for Global Citizenship, New York
    2. 2. High School for Global Citizenship
    3. 3. First day of term
    4. 4. Engagement and Enjoyment &quot;Learning science in Second Life keeps you interested in your work, which is normally very hard for me to do, except for in this class.&quot; -- Shaquille
    5. 5. Access to ICT
    6. 6. Second Life Curriculum How to teach SL skills? &quot; I would recommend this style of learning for any subject because it keeps us (students) pushing because we are using a game for learning.&quot; -- Ernesto
    7. 7. Texturing Prims &quot;Using Science in Second Life made it a lot easier for me to do projects and homework.&quot; -- KoraAnne
    8. 8. 3D Modelling Environment
    9. 9. Prim twisting &quot;Learning in Second Life was fun and taught me a lot of things because its learning and having fun instead of just learning and being bored.&quot; -- Latisha
    10. 10. Learning Global Science How to teach Science in SL? &quot;I did not like science before I did this course. I wish I could have Second Life in each class. This is the most amazing thing that I've experienced in high school so far.&quot; -- Andrysse
    11. 11. Variety of activities &quot;I would recommend this style of learning to anyone who loves science and online games. It would appeal to what they like.&quot; – Eaon
    12. 12. Science at home &quot;I never thought global science could be so fun to learn.&quot; – Naomi
    13. 13. Science at home
    14. 14. Waste Management in Naples &quot;It was also educational because we learned science while we were having fun.&quot; -- Zana
    15. 15. Waste Management in Naples
    16. 16. Non-renewable Resources &quot;I got to learn science in a fun way and still get education.&quot; -- Rakeem
    17. 17. Renewable Resources &quot;I did not like science before I did this course. I wish I could have Second Life in each class.&quot; -- Andrysse
    18. 18. Renewable Resources
    19. 19. Virtual Fieldtrip &quot;I would recommend this program to other teachers and student because it shows science in a whole different way.&quot; – Shabede
    20. 20. Virtual Fieldtrip
    21. 21. Final Project &quot;It was fun and a great learning experience I enjoyed going on second life to do science.&quot; – Lucius
    22. 22. Final Project &quot;I recommend this [class] to people all over the world because they would be able learn things about science and have fun at the same time.&quot; -- Asha
    23. 23. Other skills How to teach everything else? &quot;In class instead of just writing every day we would use the computer to type our notes, look up information, and sometimes get pictures to do class work and homework.&quot; -- KoraAnne
    24. 24. Comic Life
    25. 25. Assessment through daily blogging &quot;I think that it was fun because we got to do something different instead of reading a regular text book.&quot; -- Zana
    26. 26. Researching with Google Earth &quot;This class has changed my life, physically and mentally, as it has helped me learn about computers and other places around the world.&quot; -- Shaquile B.
    27. 27. Presenting Findings
    28. 28. Communication Skills
    29. 29. Successes &quot;One thing I learned about science in Second Life is that science is really not that hard. I always thought, &quot;I can't do this,&quot; but now I have learned so much, like about sustainability and how I can help to make our earth better. I never knew I was this smart.&quot; – Egypt
    30. 30. Sharing and collaboration &quot;If I was to recommend it to anybody I would because it was a fun and exciting experience. I will miss it very much.&quot; -- Zana
    31. 31. Engagement and Enjoyment &quot;IT WAS REALLY FUN!!!! .&quot; -- Ernesto
    32. 32. Attendance (during exclusion!) &quot;This is the most amazing thing that I've experienced in high school so far.&quot; -- Andrysse
    33. 33. Visiting HSGC
    34. 34. Resources <ul><li>Global Kids Second Life Curriculum is available in PDF format at RezEd.org www.rezed.org/group/GKslcurriculum </li></ul><ul><li>www.globalkids.org </li></ul><ul><li>digitalkatie.typepad.com </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>

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