AR for Education: Introducing Brian Bobby Lewis

Ambassador Spotlight:

Brian Bobby Lewis

brianbobbylewis

Twitter ID: @usabbs    Class Twitter ID: @lewisstemac

Class/School Website: Www.cirrusacademy.org

Bio: I am an STEM Coordinator with over 20 years of teaching experience. I was named Edmodo Ambassador of the year in 2014 as well as TTOY. I was named PBS Education innovator in 2011 and 2016. I’m a SMART NB Trainer, SEE, Seesaw, Drone Instructor, SymbalooPRO, and Den Star.  I love anything technology and love to test the limits of education.

Favorite AR for Education Resource: The Flag coloring page for it’s many uses.

Your Motto: Be prepared

What is your Favorite Teaching Moment? Seeing students get a concept.

Why do you use Augmented Reality in your classroom? Students that use use augmented content are more focused.

Why did you want to become a Quiver Ambassador? Augmented reality is a game changer in education.

How do you share Quiver’s Resources with other educators? I use twitter Edmodo and Google Plus to share ways to use Quiver in the classroom.

Where have you presented? Bobby Brian Lewis is a presenter on topics such as gamification in education, STEM, as well as augmented reality and vertical reality in education.  He will be presenting at GAETC 2017 on Augmented Reality and STEM –Learn how to blend augmented reality in your classroom to build STEM Discover virtual field trips and interactive augmented reality How to use Google Cardboard in your lessons.

Ambassador Spotlight Lesson: Mapping Skills

Title of Lesson/Activity: Map Skills
Grade Level: 6th
Subject or Topic: Social Studies
Duration of Lesson/Activity: 1 Hour

Objective of Lesson/Activity:

Locate on a world and regional political-physical map

Standards that the Lesson/Activity Meets:
a. Locate on a world and regional political-physical map: Amazon River, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific Ocean, Panama Canal, Andes Mountains, Sierra Madre Mountains, and Atacama Desert.

Materials Needed for Lesson/Activity:

  • QuiverVision app

Lesson/Activity:
Have student located and color on the Quiver’s Earth Map –

  • Amazon River
  • Caribbean Sea
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Panama Canal
  • Andes Mountains
  • Sierra Madre Mountains
  • Atacama Desert

Key Vocabulary:

  • Amazon River
  • Caribbean Sea
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Panama Canal
  • Andes Mountains
  • Sierra Madre Mountains
  • Atacama Desert

Assessment:

or

  • Have students create a World map with locations marked