4 Examples Of Interactive eLearning Activities To Enhance Learner Engagement

| January 4, 2019

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While almost everyone can cook-up an average recipe, only a few can make it lip-smacking. eLearning is no different. Just like a great recipe, an engaging eLearning course is made of the right ingredients (activities) in the right dose. While some may be born with magic in their hands, most great chefs acquire this skill with experience. And the same goes for course creators too. Over time, most course creators learn how to build flawless and engaging courses by using the right mix of learning activities. But it all starts from knowing the right things, the right activities that good courses are made of. This article highlights 4 such types of eLearning activities that online learners love. I am also going to include examples for each of them from Raptivity, a popular tool that offers interactive eLearning activity templates. So, here we go.Interactive eLearning scenarios and simulations are activities that have the ability to take learners close to the real-life without facing any of the situation or task’s consequences in actual fact. Scenarios give learners the power to make their own choices from the various options available based on their understanding of the situation. Whereas, simulations help them build actual skills and imitate hands-on experience. While building scenarios or simulations, use realistic images, voiceovers, and sound effects for a thoroughly immersive and engaging learning experience. Here are some ready-to-use scenario and simulation template examples from Raptivity for your reference.A scenario template that can be used to create an interactive tour of a concept, process, or any real-life scenario using hotspots. Learners can choose their own path to move forward and learning objectives can be reinforced with instructive feedback for each learner choice.

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