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|Title:||Boda Blocks: A Collaborative Tool for Exploring Tangible Three-Dimensional Cellular Automata|
|Authors:||Eisenberg, Leah Buechley and Michael|
|Publisher:||International Society of the Learning Sciences, Inc.|
|Citation:||Eisenberg, L. B. (2007). Boda Blocks: A Collaborative Tool for Exploring Tangible Three-Dimensional Cellular Automata. In Chinn, C. A., Erkens, G., & Puntambekar, S. (Eds.), The Computer Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) Conference 2007, Volume 8, Part 1 (pp. 99-101). New Brunswick, NJ, USA: International Society of the Learning Sciences.|
|Abstract:||Construction kits like traditional building blocks provide excellent media for face-to- face collaborative interaction. The complexity and expressive power of these kits are increasingly being augmented with computational elements like controllable lights, motors and sounds. This paper introduces a computationally enhanced set of building blocks, Boda Blocks, which allows for collaborative interaction through the construction and programming of tangible three- dimensional cellular automata. We provide a brief introduction to computationally enhanced construction kits, describe the Boda Blocks system and report on the results of a preliminary user study.|
|Appears in Collections:||CSCL 2007|
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