Projectile Motion Vignette
After making predictions about the horizontal and then vertical motions of a ball, the student performs a video analysis of horizontal and then vertical motions to discover that in Projectile Motion an object undergoes two independent motions --
Horizontal Motion: Constant velocity
Vertical Motion: Constant downward acceleration
Impact on Learning:
This vignette was studied and found to have a significant effect on learning. See Research Outcomes
"The interactive portion was fabulous! I liked the lines over the position of the ball over time when you click on it. It made a great visual. It will stick with me!"
"I think interactivity is a good idea when trying to teach any kind of analytical problem. Inquiry-based learning should be used more often!"
Educational Uses of IVV
With Vignette Studio software, you can make your own Interactive Video Vignettes or Interactive Web Lectures! More...
In the IVV Community you can communicate with other IVV users and post your own IVVs.