Timeline Maker 3, Beautiful Timelines Through a Google Form. I promised the good folks who attended my session at ISTE (thanks for coming!)
That I would update the Timeline Maker system for the newest version of Timeline JS. I wanted this version to be as accessible as possible so I built in a control panel to guide teachers through the setup process. This system uses a Google Form to create a beautiful interactive and embeddable timeline. Timeline JS is a beautiful tool that transforms a Google Sheet into an interactive multimedia timeline. Animated interactive of the history of the Atlantic slave trade. Source: slavevoyages.org For the full interactive version, use a larger device.
Interactive by Andrew Kahn. Background image by Tim Jones. Usually, when we say “American slavery” or the “American slave trade,” we mean the American colonies or, later, the United States. But as we discussed in Episode 2 of Slate’s History of American Slavery Academy, relative to the entire slave trade, North America was a bit player. Google Calendar Tutorial 2015 - Quick Start. Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade.
Roll over names of designated regions on the map above for descriptions of the role of each in the trans-Atlantic slave trade.
The North American mainland played a relatively minor role in the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Its ports sent out less than five percent of all known voyages, and its slave markets absorbed less than four percent of all slaves carried off from Africa. An intra-American trade in slaves – originating in the Caribbean - supplied additional slaves, however. This region was exceptional in the Americas in that a positive rate of natural population growth began relatively early, thus reducing the dependence of the region on coerced migrants. Testa Google Cardboard med VR-gear > Teman.
Även om Cardboard-enheten är spännande i sig är det så klart mjukvaran, det vill säga apparna, som är mest spännande.
While WW1 ended nearly a century ago, its scars can still be found across Northern France and Belgium. Zone Rouge (French for Red Zone) is perhaps the ultimate example of this. At the end of the war in 1918, the French government isolated the areas in red above and forbade activities such as forestry, farming and even the building of houses from being performed inside them. In total the non-contiguous areas took up 1,200 sq km (460 sq mi) (roughly the size of New York City). Google edu moonshot Summit. Google’s Tone Chrome Extension Lets You Share URLs By Sound. Google launched an experimental Chrome extension today that lets you share the URL from your current browser tab with anybody within earshot.
Tone, which is now available in the Chrome Web Store, uses sound to transmit the information and uses the speakers and microphones now typically available on any laptop. Because it’s audio-based, it has some interesting limitations: the information doesn’t carry very far, for example, and any wall will block it. As the Google Research team behind the extension notes in today’s announcement, the first version was very efficient, but it sounded horrible. The team then moved to a codec that would play the sound beyond the limits of human hearing, but laptop microphones tend to be optimized for voice, so that didn’t really work all that well.
The version that launched today now uses a “dual-tone multi-frequency signaling” system, similar to what telephone systems use. For Education: Google Teacher Academy. Recension av Book Creator - Gör kreativa böcker på ett enkelt sätt. Användningsområden och funktioner I appen Book Creator kan du skapa enkla, kreativa böcker där du kombinerar bild, film, text och ljud.
Kaizena · Give Great Feedback. Litteraturbanken. Voice sample player. Læring med IT og Chrome Apps. Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature. Listen to audio-recorded readings of former Consultants in Poetry Elizabeth Bishop, Gwendolyn Brooks and Robert Frost; Nobel Laureates Mario Vargas Llosa and Czeslaw Milosz, and renowned writers such as Ray Bradbury, Margaret Atwood, and Kurt Vonnegut read from their work at the Library of Congress.
The Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature at the Library of Congress dates back to 1943, when Allen Tate was Consultant in Poetry. It contains nearly two thousand recordings—of poets and prose writers participating in literary events at the Library’s Capitol Hill campus as well as sessions at the Library’s Recording Laboratory. Most of these recordings are captured on magnetic tape reels, and only accessible at the Library itself. In digitizing the archive and presenting it online, the Library hopes to greatly broaden its use and value. The material featured on this online presentation represents a sample of this collection. Bibblio – Learning set free. Klassrumsstrategier. Game-based blended learning & classroom response system.
Undervisning med hjälp av program. Presentations. "No hands up" - om att öka elevaktiviteten i klassrummet. Vad betyder värdeorden? Rubriken inleder med hur man kan tolka värdeorden.
Värdeorden är de fetstilade orden i läroplanen som uttrycker på vilken nivå ett kunskapskrav nåtts, t ex enkelt, utvecklat, välutvecklat och det är där bedömningen utgår ifrån.