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Quest - Write text adventure games and interactive stories. Quest lets you make interactive story games.

Quest - Write text adventure games and interactive stories

Text adventure games like Zork and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Gamebooks like the Choose Your Own Adventure and Fighting Fantasy books. You don't need to know how to program. All you need is a story to tell. Your game can be played anywhere. Watch a quick screencast ...and you're free No restrictions. This means you can download and modify the Quest source code, and do whatever you want with it. You can sell the games you make with Quest. You don't need to ask for permission - you already have it. Get started quickly You don't need to know how to program to use Quest.

Everything about your game is displayed in plain English, but the source code to your game is also viewable and editable for the more technically minded. A full tutorial is included, and help is always available on the forums. Ever wanted to... Ever wanted to create your own game, but were put off by complicated programming languages? Surprisingly powerful Any language. 10 herramientas para desarrollar competencias a través de la Construcción Colaborativa de Conocimiento. La Construcción Colaborativa de Conocimiento se basa en la idea de que los estudiantes aprendan a generar su propio conocimiento de manera autónoma a través de la búsqueda de información, el apoyo mutuo y la motivación, y con la filosofía de que el conocimiento no se adquiere para uno mismo sino para enriquecer a un todo del que cada alumno forma parte.

10 herramientas para desarrollar competencias a través de la Construcción Colaborativa de Conocimiento

Este método integrador puede llevarse a cabo desde cada área de conocimiento (lengua, matemáticas, ciencias, educación física, etc.) pero la programación, la metodología, el tipo de tareas y la evaluación de todas esas áreas irán encaminados a facilitar la adquisición de las que se han venido denominando competencias o destrezas del Siglo XXI. 60 herramientas para la formación apoyada en tecnologías. Guía de plataformas y recursos tecnológicos para apoyar procesos de e-learning, video learning, learning games, mobile learning y realidad aumentada, en empresas, instituciones educativas y organismos públicos; que también aborda herramientas para la creación de contenidos en cursos virtuales.

60 herramientas para la formación apoyada en tecnologías

En esta entrega analizamos algunas herramientas de amplia difusión y soluciones innovadoras recientemente lanzadas a mercado; dejando para una próxima edición otras aplicaciones de gran penetración en el sector. e-Learning Moodle 2.0 es la nueva versión del LMS lanzada en noviembre de 2010, cuyas novedades la revista America Learning & Media analizó en el siguiente artículo (ver nota). Explore. share. contribute. Teaching Ideas - Free lesson ideas, plans, activities and resources for use in the primary classroom. GIMP - GNU Image Manipulation Program. The 100 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You. The Wordle of this list! (Click image to enlarge) One of the most popular posts on Edudemic in 2010 was The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You and I felt it might be time for an update to that list for 2011.

In order to put together a list of the best Web 2.0 classroom tools, I polled my Twitter followers, Facebook fans (are they still called fans? Likes?) And ran a contest to try and get as many submissions as possible. There were more than 900 submissions but many were duplicates. 51 Things every game student should know. 100 things every game student should know (.pdf download) With another round of assessments and marking finished and all the comments from well wishers, Grammar Nazis and the much better informed, I can now unleash the promised “100 Things” version of my pdf.

51 Things every game student should know

Some notable corrections include caveats about the whole “mobs” debacle, “vertexes” being Kosher after all, a response from Notch (NOTCH!!!) , as well as lots of great additions inspired by and coming directly from comments on this blog and via my twitter feed. There’s a thanks page at the end. Apologies if I’ve missed any of you in all the excitement – it’s highly probable that I have missed some excellent people off the credits due to the chaotic and piecemeal creation process during marking.

As usual, I make this .pdf open an available via Creative Commons to all who want to share it, use it, print it, make something new out of it. Thanks, Kaye 51 things every game student should know (.pdf download, now updated and fixed. Technology and Education. Latest update 4th June 2013 - These are some of the best free internet resources for education.

Technology and Education

This page is constantly updated; every time I come across a new piece of software or an exciting website, I list it here. This list is not exhaustive in any way. In fact, if you think there is a tool or application for use in education that should be added to this list, please don’t hesitate to get in touch and suggest it! is a fun site to create text-to-speech animations.Alice is a 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the web. Alice is a teaching tool for introductory computing. Office of Digital Learning. Free Student Software Downloads.