Chronicle Staff Writer
Chu, 10, a fourth-grader at Town School in San
Francisco, enjoyed a virtual reality tour of Jamestown,
VA., the pioneer English settlement. The
Jamestown program was put together last year by
a Novato Middle School class using historical
research along with Kinetix's Game Creator program,
and the VRQuest™ program.
mother, Tara Mochizuki, said the virtual reality
helmet on her son's head seemed to her no more
than a toy. But she said she was impressed
with the history lesson that went into the program.
not just learning about Jamestown, you're building
it," said Warren Black, creator and founder
of VR Quest in .
from San Francisco Chronicle, Business Section,
Saturday, October 10, 1998