Dinosaur always shows up as an interesting and fascinating topic when it comes to learning history. Knowing there were incredible creatures lived far before humanity even exist fascinates everyone as various forms of product containing dinosaur have been one of the strongest magnets to attract audience in both education and entertainment. In regard to this matter, Octagon Studio aims to engage more people to learn history, especially regarding the extinct creatures and their behavior, in more techie and fun way. Therefore, Octagon Studio has crafted an Augmented Reality solution containing everything you want to know about Dinosaur in Dinosaur 4D+ card. Dinosaurs 4D+ lets you have your favorite dinosaurs for kids in your pocket.
Dinosaurs 4D+ lets you experience of unleashing the prehistoric creatures which throve millions of years ago on Earth right before your eyes. From Ankylosaurus to Tyranosaurus Rex, users are enabled to interact with them by rotating, zooming in and out, driving, and even making them roar. Users are also allowed to capture the wildest moment with the ferocious Tyranosaurus Rex or boldest Ankylosaurus and then post it on social media. In other words, you can get all the Augmented Reality experiences in your pocket.
For further applications, here are Octagon Studio’s conception in form of lesson plans on how fun it is learning dinosaurs for kids using Dinosaur 4d+. The following lesson plans of learning method are applicable for both formal school and at home.
My Voice Determines What I Eat
This activity utilizes the Dinosaur 4D+ card and is intended to introduce young learners to basic dietary classes. To start the activity, randomly assign the Dinosaur 4D+ flashcards to each student. Ask each student within all the groups to pick Dinosaur that seizes their interest and let them study how the dinosaurs sound and what they eat through the Augmented Reality experience by scanning the cards with the corresponding app. After a while, the teacher randomly picks each and every student to come up with their preferred dinosaurs by mimicking how the dinosaurs sound and let the whole class guess what kind of dinosaurs it is and what dietary class it might be.
Describe the Dinosaurs
This activity simply aims to trigger provoke young learner’s ability to speak in front of the class. This activity requires the Dinosaur 4D+ flashcard set and is intended to encourage the students’ story-telling capacity through Augmented Reality experience in education by featuring Dinosaur 4D+ card.
Each student in the class receives a random dinosaur card and they go to describe the aspects of the animal including its appearance, dietary, and environment in front of the class. The students may present their favored dinosaurs description based on the information on the cards and app as well as their own knowledge of the prehistoric creatures. This could be an effective way to introduce dinosaurs for kids.
Build Your Own Prehistoric Park
This activity is intended to spark the students’ creativity and imagination. This activity is basically similar to the art class where the students are allowed to use additional tools to draw or to compile pictures. Students is provided with the Dinosaur 4D+ and a set of drawing and coloring tools. Let them draw any situation or environment that depict their understanding towards prehistory which. After the drawing completed, let them place any kinds of dinosaur on Dinosaur 4D+ and scan them together within the drawings. The combination between the drawing and the Augmented Reality content in Dinosaurs 4D+ will be captured and printed set to be hanged on the classroom walls.