Hettie and Harry’s Forest Adventure
See how Augmented Reality (AR) technology can bring an exciting and innovative experience to teaching and learning in the classroom.
Augmented Reality (AR) Capable Book + Free AR App: AUD $16.50 per book
This fantastic Augmented Reality (AR) capable book brings to life the characters within the book allowing readers to interact and engage with the text as they learn to about nature and sustainability. The book was written by Berwick Lodge Primary School principal Henry Grossek, Elizabeth Symonds and Rob Kelly. The characters are voiced by students and members of staff.
The book has been a collaborative project with Deakin University. To read the behind-the-scenes story of the making of the book check-out Rob Kell’s London Post article here: https://london-post.co.uk/augmenting-the-future-of-education/
Copies of the book can be purchased from the Berwick Lodge Primary School office.
Details: Buy the book for $16.50 (all proceeds go back to Berwick Lodge Primary School.) If you would like to buy a copy from interstate or overseas, please see the postage information below.
Postage costs are: AUD
Australia $4.70 (including extra strength padded postpack):
Changing costs to other country currencies works well except for NZ whose dollar is worth slightly less than our current exchange rates.
Don’t miss the opportunity to buy one of these fantastic books! While stocks last!
In focusing on digital technologies, we were attracted by the potential of Augmented Reality to promote student engagement, in this instance, in reading. By ‘bringing to life’ characters in the book our team wrote, we were hopeful. The book has a strong emphasis on the protection of our natural environment. AR has enabled us to develop colourful, ‘real life’ characters, with which the children can readily identify.