Augmented Reality Sandbox brings Geography to life
Date Posted: 21-Feb-2017
Geography classes at Covenant are starting to experiment with a new piece of technology called the Augmented Reality Sandbox. This technology brings sand
The mighty volcanoes, mountains, vast oceans, rivers and meadows are no longer the matter for imagination. Realistic textures are transferred onto the
sand, making the sandbox the coolest thing you've ever seen. Building mountains and rivers that come to life can be used to teach students basic
concepts of nature, weather and geography. Sand improves motor development, communication skills, vision perception, tactile sense, memory, teamwork
Watch the video to better understand the possibilities of this technology.