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The keys to rapid development and dissemination of multimedia-rich, inter-active Earth science learning applications: educational objects and synergy. James D. Myers 1 , Scott R. Linneman 2 & James E. McClurg 1 1 Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Wyoming

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The keys to rapid development and dissemination of multimedia rich inter active earth science learning applications ed

The keys to rapid development and dissemination of multimedia-rich, inter-active Earth science learning applications: educational objects and synergy

James D. Myers1, Scott R. Linneman2 & James E. McClurg1

1Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Wyoming

2Geology Department, Western Washington University

http://tmf.gg.uwyo.edu


Educational objects definition

Educational Objects: Definition

  • software for education, training or expertise transfer

  • characteristics:

    • discoverable

    • modular

    • interoperable

  • can be combined to create new learning applications


Educational objects classes

Educational Objects: Classes

  • exploratory modules

  • visual components

  • assessment tools

  • virtual experiences

  • electronic documents


Educational objects exploratory modules

Educational Objects: Exploratory Modules

  • explore process, concept or event

  • qualitative or quantitative

  • interactive with differing levels of user control and input

  • address variety of learning levels


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Educational Objects: Exploratory Modules


Educational objects visual components

Educational Objects: Visual Components

  • graphic representation of the world

    • documentary

    • imagined

  • illustrate time, motion and space

    • scope/scale/power

  • introduce students to regions/processes outside personnel experience


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Educational Objects: Visual Components


Educational objects assessment tools

Educational Objects: Assessment Tools

  • provide feedback to student & instructor

  • summative or formative

  • immediate learner feedback

  • access all levels of learning

  • employ multimedia

  • tools can be:

    • deployed at any point in a learning application

    • mixed and matched to create quizzes & exams

  • linked to other learning resources


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Educational Objects: Assessment Tools

  • traditional

    • T/F, fill-in-the-blank, multiple choice, ordering, matching

  • electronic

    • drag and drop

    • hot spot

    • ConcepTests

    • Venn diagrams


Educational objects virtual experiences

Educational Objects: Virtual Experiences

  • experience places, events and processes

  • learner directed

  • non-linear

  • multiple-layers of information

  • self-contained

  • variable complexity


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Educational Objects: Virtual Experiences

  • variety of functions:

    • field trips

    • excursions

    • process investigations

    • regional tours

    • field projects

    • Earth system – human interactions

    • site visits


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Educational Objects: Virtual Experiences


Educational objects electronic documents

Educational Objects: Electronic Documents

  • media-rich and interactive

  • address different learning styles

  • immediate feedback

  • non-linear and learner directed

  • employ: exploration, inquiry, observation

  • built-in assessment


Educational objects electronic documents1

Educational Objects: Electronic Documents


Educational objects electronic documents2

Educational Objects: Electronic Documents

  • types of electronic documents:

    • event descriptions

    • in-depth exercises

    • study guides

    • lecture notes

    • electronic textbooks

    • lab materials

      • activity

      • lab exercise

      • lab manual


Educational objects secondary objects

Educational Objects: Secondary Objects


Educational objects virtual experiences3

Educational Objects: Virtual Experiences


Educational objects electronic documents3

Educational Objects: Electronic Documents


Using eos to create learning applications

Using EOs to Create Learning Applications


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Using EOs to Create Learning Applications


Using eos to create learning applications2

Using EOs to Create Learning Applications


Using eos to create learning applications3

Using EOs to Create Learning Applications


Using eos to create learning applications4

Using EOs to Create Learning Applications


Summary

Summary

  • educational objects are standalone software “chunks”

  • reused and recombined to produce learning applications

  • two roles for educators

    • developers: creates primary objects

    • users: produce secondary objects

  • Earth science needs object dissemination method

http://tmf.gg.uwyo.edu


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