Layered elaboration

Greg Walsh, Alison Druin, Mona Leigh Guha, Elizabeth Foss, Evan Golub, Leshell Hatley, Elizabeth Bonsignore, Sonia Franckel
2010 Proceedings of the 28th international conference on Human factors in computing systems - CHI '10  
As technology for children becomes more mobile, social, and distributed, our design methods and techniques must evolve to better explore these new directions. This paper reports on "Layered Elaboration," a co-design technique developed over the past year. Layered Elaboration allows design teams to generate ideas through an iterative process in which each version leaves prior ideas intact while extending concepts. Layered Elaboration is a useful technique as it enables co-design to take place
more » ... gn to take place asynchronously and does not require much space or many resources. Our intergenerational team used the technique to design a prototype of an instructional game about energy conservation Author
doi:10.1145/1753326.1753512 dblp:conf/chi/WalshDGFGHBF10 fatcat:3hk7smbk6nfm5c3zg5wkhjg2a4