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Handbook of Research on Collaborative Teaching Practice in Virtual Learning Environments
Indicates the operation of “materialize” an object. The term 'derived from a word used in an old science fiction movie (Tron) in which it was used the word “Derez” (dematerialized), from which “to rez / rezzing”. Generally during SecondLife® an object is rezzed at the time when it is dragged from the inventory on the ground and materializes them.
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Virtual Learning Environments for a New Teaching Methodology
Iolanda Caponata (I.C. 2 S. D'Acquisto, Italy) and Anna Pietra Ferraro (IC 70 Marino Santa Rosa – Napoli, Italy)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-2426-7.ch004
The potential and new educational perspectives offered by virtual environments are the arguments with which you want to highlight the opportunity, through the experience of the simulation offered by environments such SecondLife®, to organize and expand the involvement and motivation of pupils through active participation. It will be explained, in detail, how to plan a lesson in SecondLife® after having designed and built a learning environment by creating Holodeck, Teleport, Script, and the use of numerous Tools needed to implement a teaching unit.
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