Screenshot of ScienceKit on iPad.


July 15-16, 2013


June Ahn, Tamara Clegg, Jason Yip, Elizabeth Bonsignore, Daniel Pauw, Becky Lewittes, Emily Rhodes



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social media, learning, science


Social media platform for tablets to support life-relevant learning and scienetific inquiry in everyday life.

ScienceKit is a social media platform for mobile devices to support life relevant learning and promoting scienetific learning in everyday life ScienceKit grew out out my work on SINQ.

Interface Design

Case Study


  • Ahn, J., Clegg, T., Yip, J., Bonsignore, E., Pauw, D., Gubbels, M., Lewittes, C., & Rhodes, E. (2016). Seeing the unseen learner: designing and using social media to recognize children's science dispositions in action. Learning, Media and Technology, 41(2), 252-282.

  • Yip, J., Ahn, J., Clegg, T., Bonsignore, E., Pauw, D., & Gubbels, M. (2014). β€œIt helped me do my science.” A Case of Designing Social Media Technologies for Children in Science Learning. In To appear at the 13th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children.

  • Yip, J., Clegg, T., Ahn, J., Bonsignore, E., Gubbels, M., Rhodes, E., & Lewittes, C. (2014). The role of identity development within tensions in ownership of science learning. In Eleventh International Conference of the Learning Sciences (ICLS 2014).

  • Clegg, T., Bonsignore, E., Ahn, J., Yip, J., Pauw, D., & Gubbels, M. (2014). Capturing personal and social science: Technology for integrating the building blocks of disposition. In Eleventh International Conference of the Learning Sciences.

  • Bonsignore, E., Ahn, J., Clegg, T., Yip, J. C., Pauw, D., Gubbels, M., Lewittes, B., & Rhodes, E. (2014, February). Selfies for science: Collaborative configurations around ScienceKit. In Proceedings of the companion publication of the 17th ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work & social computing (pp. 133-136). ACM.