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Pods / Outdoor Learning Environment

Pods
Pods

Pods are a modular system for creating an outdoor learning environment. They encourage activity and learning to help teachers engage students longer. A Pod can be used as a seat, desk and personal chalkboard. This allows the students to stand or sit in a variety positions. Pods connect to each other allowing them to be used for educational learning games and building a playground. They would be made out of polyethylene because it can be rotationally molded and resists fading. The Pod Companion Book encourages learning retention through tangible and active learning using Pods. It transforms learning outcomes into educational activities.

University

Iowa State University

Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa, United States

Design

Iowa State University

Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa, United States

Michael Tschampl