Teacher Review for Google Cardboard

Intriguing and creative way to to experience VR

Miguel B.
Postsecondary student
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My Rating
Learning Scores
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time 5-15 minutes
Great for Individual
Knowledge gain
Small group
Student-driven work
Great with Advanced learners
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I started using the GOOGLE Cardboard viewer by familiarizing myself with it and exploring a few apps and 360 videos. Afterward, I enlisted the assistance of a friend who is a musician to gauge how he would respond to it as a teaching tool and learning experience. He was fascinated with the VR view. However, he often appeared to struggle with finding a comfort zone for effective use. Overall he enjoyed the experience.
My Take
I think the product is great. I particularly like the way it allows you to have a decent VR view of places you may not visit or things you may never get to see in person. I anticipate it would be more effective with younger learners. It gives them a wonderful interactive experience that promotes participatory learning.