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June 22, 2016
Great way to get students involved in cell bio!
First, there is the interactive component for the students that involves games, assessments and other tools. The teacher version allows direct access to the students work in real time so if any student is stuck in a particular spot, the teacher can see exactly what is going on, also acts as a progress monitor. On the website there is a very detailed lesson plan that outlines what standards are being utilized, materials needed, how long each lesson will take, various activities to do in class hands on so that the game itself is only used as a tool to enhance the learning and not take over completely. I think it is great that an application is able to offer a total lesson plan showing how to incorporate the game and online portions into the grand scheme of lesson planning. Definitely designed to take some strain off of the instructor, and make the topic more enjoyable for the studentsContinue reading
November 25, 2014
Interactive Storyline for Biology
I think that it is a fantastic program that explains the complexity of Biology in a fun and interactive manner. Students with disabilities may need partner help to work on the portions with a time limit. Can be a great way to host a small group study before an assessment. Works best on desktop or laptop. Some problems loading with Chromebook. Can work with Safari browser in iPad.Continue reading