- Ages 10+, Single player
- 4 virtual reality experiences
- 20 pages in digital science journal
- Educator dashboard to monitor progress and provide feedback
Get lost in the underwater world of BioDive. With immersive dual virtual reality and digital experience, players become marine biologists and investigate the ecosystem of venomous marine snails. Students will observe, discover, and hypothesize about the factors at play in marine biodiversity.
Concepts taught: Nature, Ecosystems, Marine Biology, Scientific Investigation, Producers/Consumers, Conservation, Energy Pyramid
Take a look at the teacher guides for more details about setting up and the concepts taught.
The virtual reality can also be accessed as WebVR on any web-enabled device.
“It was AMAZING! A fantastic program, and the developers obviously put a lot of time and thought into it. I was impressed with the organization and the ease of use. Such a fun and interactive lesson.”
“The students were very engaged and it was the first time for many of them to learn with these tools. The digital journal was great and I felt the level of detail was appropriate.”
“Because I tested my hypotheses and analyzed data in BioDive, I felt like a scientist.”
“BioDive made me see how much fun being a scientist could be.”
“The kids loved it. Really liked the dive and the investigation—really engaging! [My students] asked first thing every morning if they were going to dive today.”
“The students really enjoyed the real-life scenarios. They were able to engage with it at such a level that it meant something to them, and I think that’s when they grew the most from it.”