Second Life Knowledge Base and Video Tutorials

Refferences:
- Second Life Knowledge Base
- Second Life Tutorial #1-#7 (2014) by Adams virtual world
- Second Life Video TuTORial (2006-2008) by Torley

Educational Use CaceSkills for Teacher and StudentsSkills for Teachers only
0. Common Commons
Move and Sit
Camera Control
Map and Teleport
Text Chat
Inventory
Friendship and Group
System Requirements
Rez, Open and Edit
Send
Trouble Shooting
* Visit a good orientation site during your first week. This will allow you to understand the basics of SL quickly. (example: Caledon Oxbridge)
* Offer students the opportunity to complete a SL orientation when they first enter SL.
* Machinima: OBS Studio (Open Broadcaster Software: free and open source software for video recording and live streaming)
* When interacting with students in SL, use nearby chat or IM as much as possible. This allows students to copy and paste the text into a Word doc so they have a record of what was said. Some students will have problems using or hearing voice.
A. Presentation and discussion interactively by remote access (Lecture, Conference, Workshop, etc.) Sound and Media
Voice Chat
Build
Texture and Presentation
Snapshots
B. Visualize contents and contexts in 3D space (Poster session in 3D, etc.) Rez, Open and Edit
Build
Texture and Presentation
Snapshots
Sound and Media
Scripting
* Learn to use the slide boards, whiteboards, and web-boards in SL.
Land
C. Multi-sensing immersive experiences (Field trip, Performing Art, Language, etc.) Sound and Media
Voice Chat
D. Discovery learning by collaboration (Field trip, Museums, etc.) Snapshots
Send
Education Portal (Teleport Hub to Educational Places)
Voice Chat
* Before bringing students to SL explore what others have done, what has worked and what has not worked.
* When conducting tours for a group, put everyone in a group and use group voice or group IM to talk to everyone, this allows you to talk to everyone even when they are out of voice range.
E. Social skill challenge Voice Chat
Avatar
Rez, Open and Edit
Send
* When conducting tours for a group, put everyone in a group and use group voice or group IM to talk to everyone, this allows you to talk to everyone even when they are out of voice range.
F. Person to person communication under less stress circumstance (Counceling, etc.) - -
G. Special training and experiment (Nursing, Lab safety, etc.) -

Commons
(Commons): Tutorial-Commons.htm

(Inventory): Tutorial-Inventory.htm

(Sound and Media): Tutorial-Media.htm

Maneuvering
(Move and Sit): Tutorial-Move.htm

(Map and Teleport): Tutorial-Teleport.htm

(Camera Control): Tutorial-Camera.htm

(Snapshots): Tutorial-Snapshot.htm

Human Relation
(Text Chat): Tutorial-Chat.htm

(Voice Chat): Tutorial-Voice.htm

(Send): Tutorial-Send.htm

(Avatar): Tutorial-Avatar.htm

(Friendship and Group): Tutorial-Group.htm

Creation
(Rez, Open and Edit): Tutorial-Rez+Edit.htm

(Build): Tutorial-Build.htm

(Texture and Presentation): Tutorial-Texture.htm

(Scripting): Tutorial-Scripting.htm

(Land): Tutorial-Land.htm

Others
(Trouble Shooting): Tutorial-Trouble_Shooting.htm

(Advanced Technique): Tutorial-Advanced.htm