Nushu is an AR app that immerses children into the current news. The product has a comic strip and AR activities around the latest news at the time. Stories are designed to be age appropriate. The main character helps students to get familiar with the current topic.
The service includes a website where teachers can download and print each adventure, and an application that includes Augmented Reality content.
Nushu AR provides today's news in an age-appropriate and engaging way.
It guides kids through the news with the main character.
The visual looks and the animations are professional looking and stylish.
Nushu uses AR to deliver more information about the news and provides small game activities related to them.
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.
The following are the high educational quality aspects in this product.
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.