[Bf-education] Sans shortcut keys
kungfoobar at gmail.com
Sat Jan 15 16:05:09 CET 2011
Start dragging with MMB and hold ALT.
On Sat, Jan 15, 2011 at 3:17 AM, Kernon Dillon <kernond at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey, that's an interesting experiment. Keep us posted.
> On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 7:53 PM, Edwin Pilobello <e_pilobello at yahoo.com>
>> I just started a class for under-priveledged kids. Their school does not
>> the latest computers. So I brought a mobile lab of 6 Dell XPS laptops.
>> and heavy models, which I thought came with full keyboards...but not. So
>> changed my approach.
>> I decided to leave the shortcuts out and just use the menus. Our first
>> use of
>> the menus was in changing views: top, front, right, etc. The kids were to
>> duplicate the block 5 times and build a pyramid by grabbing the widgets
>> positioning the blocks. They were to make sure that the blocks aligned by
>> switching between the views and use MMB for spinning/zooming. The
>> being to recognize how 3D space is organized.
>> It worked! This early in the game, eliminating the tactile numpad
>> procedures removed that much of a cognitive load.
>> I'm sure we'll be using S, R and G next week. So we'll see how they tap
>> the left hand and mouse with the right hand.
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