References about visual learning and spatial intelligence
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Web Design Guide part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Animation: Can It Facilitate? part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Barbara Tversky, Julie Morrison, Mireille Betrancourt
Software for Assisting High School Students in the Spatial Perception of Geological Structures part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Yael Kali, N. Orion
This paper investigates students' spatial perception of three-dimensional geological structures. Software was developed to assist students in developing the spatial skills needed for such perception. ...
Development and Evaluation of Where are We?: Map-skills Software and Curriculum part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Kim Kastens, D. Kaplan, K. Christie-Blick
Improvements in the instructional materials used in the prototype version of the Where are We program were accomplished through formative evaluation. These improvements include replacement of ...
An Interactive Multimedia Tool for Helping Students to Translate from Maps to Reality and Vice Versa part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Kim Kastens, D. VanEsselstyn, R. McClintock
This article outlines the rationale and implementation of the early phases of the Where are We? map utilization program. This program uses multimedia technology to help students understand how 2-D ...
Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of GIS-based Learning Materials in an Introductory Geoscience Course part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Michelle Hall-Wallace, Carla M. McAuliffe
Classroom observations were used to implement course redesign so that students could complete activities with minimal instruction in GIS. Quantitative measures of student knowledge were determined ...
Multimedia Instruction: Lessons from Evaluation of a Theory-based Design part of SERC Print Resource Collection
M. Hegarty, J. Quilici, N. H. Narayanan, S. Holmquist, R. Moreno
This article discusses three experiments implemented to evaluate hypermedia and multimedia manuals. It was found that unique characteristics of hypermedia do not provide a significant comprehension ...
Multimedia Learning part of SERC Print Resource Collection
R. E. Mayer
Mayer looks at selected combinations of visual and textual media which produce effective teaching tools. He also examines how various forms and contrasting forms of presentation help or hinder ...
On Designing Comprehensible Interactive Hypermedia Manuals part of SERC Print Resource Collection
N. H. Narayanan, M. Hegarty
This project explores the use of multimedia for the specific application of developing instructional hypermedia manuals that explain how machines work. This paper describes a theoretical model for ...
Comprehension of Graphics part of SERC Print Resource Collection
W. Schnotz, R. W. Kulhavy