MEL Chemistry VR is a set of short lessons, which explain and show how atomic structures and chemistry concepts work. See what it looks like to dive into a pencil or a diamond and observe it at the atomic level. Difficult chemistry concepts are easily explained and the ability to interact with educational material builds up solid knowledge and long term memory. Each lesson is 3-7 minutes long and can be easily integrated into the classic lesson flow, just making the subject more visual and comprehensive. MEL Chemistry VR works on Android phones with Google Daydream or Google Cardboard VR headsets. The teacher can view and control the student's experience on a tablet. MEL Chemistry VR also offers comprehensive teacher materials to be used with the app.
MEL Chemistry VR takes the students to atomic level in immersive VR environment.
Interactives and special Lab units allow the student to try out things and explore.
The learner can observe the environment in VR, while the teacher can control, how the lesson progresses.
The atomic structures are explained in clear and accurate manner.
Each lesson is about 3-5 minutes long and covers an important topic of chemistry
The pedagogical analysis covers how the product supports learning of the identified skills. The student’s role is assessed by four contrary pair parameters, which are selected to cover the most essential aspects on the use of the product.
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The supported learning goals are identified by matching the product with several relevant curricula descriptions on this subject area. The soft skills are definitions of learning goals most relevant for the 21st century. They are formed by taking a reference from different definitions of 21st century skills and Finnish curriculum.