My Pet Rex By Denver Museum of Nature & Science
iTunes Link: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/my-pet-rex/id475896855?mt=8
Description: This is an Augmented Reality (AR) app that allows you to point your camer at a printed target (advertisement) and see a 3D dinosaur appear on your screen.
- Print this target (image provided by Denver Museum of Nature & Science):
- You can rotate the target to get a different view of the dinosaur.
- If you or a student stands next to the target (in the camera frame) you can take a screenshot of you with the dinosaur.
- A great way to introduce or wrap up a lesson about dinosaurs!
- Use your observations skills to watch the dinosaur and write about you what you see and hear.
- Language Arts
- Take a picture with your pet dinosaur. Write a story about having a dinosaur as a pet.
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