Use a Microwave

This is an overview for the Use a Microwave task.


When the user starts the module, they will find themselves in the kitchen. The game will then task them with heating a packet of pizza rolls using the microwave. While they play through the module, the game will track their progress and grade their performance based on the specified task analysis and grading criteria.

When the user believes they have successfully completed their task, they will be presented with the end screen with a report card showing all passed and failed criteria.

  1. Wash hands prior to handling food.
  2. Inspect the pizza rolls box for instructions.
  3. Place the pizza rolls onto the plate.
  4. Cover plate with the splash cover.
  5. Place plate into the microwave.
  6. Heat pizza rolls for 1:00-minute to 1:15-minutes.
  7. Put on oven glove.
  8. Take the plate out of the microwave.
  9. Close the microwave door.

  1. Take out all groceries from the bag.
  2. Put away freezer items.
  3. Put away refrigerator items.
  4. Put away cupboard items.
  5. Put away drawer items.

How to Play

This This module uses one touch to interact with the environment and complete the activity.

 Mouse Button  Action
 Left-click  Interact with interactable objects.
 Pick up items.
 Select menu/user interface options.

Guided Mode


Independent Mode


Supplemental Material


Use a Microwave Overview.docx

Use a Microwave Pre-Post.docx

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