• Assessing Health Games in Secondary Schools: An Investigation of the American Horsepower Challenge 2009-2010 

      Eiríksdóttir, Elsa; Xu, Yan; Miller, Andrew; Poole, Erika; Catrambone, Richard; Kestranek, Dan; Mynatt, Elizabeth D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-07)
      We present detailed findings from our study of a long-term multi-site physical activity pervasive game for US middle school children: The American Horsepower Challenge. In this technical report, we concentrate on the ...
    • Strategies for Using Instructions in Procedural Tasks 

      Eiríksdóttir, Elsa (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-04-05)
      The study examined whether an instruction-based strategy (studying the instructions before attempting the task) or a task-based strategy (attempting the task and referencing instructions) was more effective for procedural ...