GeoGuessr - Let's explore the world! 8 Steps To Great Digital Storytelling | Samantha Morra First appeared on Edudemic. (Updated 3/14/2014) Stories bring us together, encourage us to understand and empathize, and help us to communicate. Long before paper and books were common and affordable, information passed from generation to generation through this oral tradition of storytelling. Consider Digital Storytelling as the 21st Century version of the age-old art of storytelling with a twist: digital tools now make it possible for anyone to create a story and share it with the world. WHY Digital Storytelling? Digital stories push students to become creators of content, rather than just consumers. Movies, created over a century ago, represent the beginning of digital storytelling. 8 Steps to Great Digital Stories Great digital stories: Are personalBegin with the story/scriptAre conciseUse readily-available source materialsInclude universal story elementsInvolve collaboration at a variety of levels 1. All stories begin with an idea, and digital stories are no different. Resources 2. 3.
Public Profiler Top 5 TiVo Hacks (for non-hackers) - Zatz Not Funny! 1. 30 Second Skip ReplayTV offered the consumer friendly Commercial Advance feature, which probably contributed to their court woes and ultimate demise. Fortunately, TiVo provides a “secret” (shh, don’t tell) code for enabling a 30 second skip. TiVo Platforms: Series1, Series2, Series3/HD, DirecTV Directions: Play a TiVo recording On your remote hit Select, Play, Select, 3, 0, SelectLive life commercial free 2. One of the easiest ways to increase the value of your TiVo is to enlarge your recording capacity by upgrading your internal hard drive with something a bit more roomy. Visit DVRUpgrade Find your TiVo model, select your capacity, enter your credit card info Record every episode of Stargate and Stargate Atlantis 3. TiVo hasn’t done a great job of publicizing this feature, but for at least a year and a half they’ve supported moving video from a home computer onto your TiVo for playback. Series2, Series3/HD Easy Directions for PC: Powerful Directions for PC: Mac owners: Learn to transfer 4.
Understanding and Teaching the Australian Curriculum: Geography for Primary Schools Following the recent publication of the first-ever Australia Curriculum: Geography for F–12, primary school teachers are expected to play the key role in implementing the curriculum in Australian schools – yet most primary teachers are not geography scholars, and many are likely to lack confidence in teaching the subject due to their uncertainty about what it entails. Understanding and Teaching the Australian Geography Curriculum for Primary Schools is designed to ease the burden of primary teachers by showing them how to understand and use the curriculum they are being asked to teach. Features of the book include: By unpacking the Australian Curriculum: Geography in terms of that non-geographers can easily understand, this book takes work out of standards-aligned geography instruction, proving that geography is an interesting and important subject which imparts essential understandings and skills and contributes to the personal and social development of young children.
How-to: Use your TiVo Series3 eSATA port to add an external drive Ever wish you could use that friggin eSATA port TiVo taunts you with on the back of your Series3? If so your moment has finally arrived -- and not a moment too soon for many a DVR-loving TV fans whose drives are filled to the brim with HD programming. Best of all: you don't even have to crack open your box or nothin'. Ready to get it going on? Let's upgrade that TiVo. Before we get started, be forewarned that this hack supposedly only works on unmodified TiVo Series3 units. Equipment TiVo Series3 (and remote, duh) running 8.1.1 softwareand... eSATA enclosure + drive with eSATA cableor... Power down your TiVo. Connect your eSATA gear. Turn on your drive, and while you're powering on your TiVo, hold down the pause button. Keep holding it. You'll then reboot, and some bidness starts happening. Did it work? Boom, now you've got more space! Other bits If you pull the drive while the unit is still on you'll get the lengthy error message above. Be forewarned, though! Comments
Geographical Association - home How to Watch Blocked Internet Videos « Broken Secrets September 27, 2010 at 5:00 am Chad Upton By Chad Upton | Editor The internet is a great place to catch TV shows and clips that you or your PVR missed. Unfortunately, a lot of websites only allow their video content to be viewed in their service area. That’s right, it’s expensive to stream video over the internet to thousands or hundreds of thousands of people in a reliable way. Secondly, they may not be allowed to broadcast outside of their broadcast area. There are also legal agreements with members of various guilds and unions that may prevent content from being distributed in certain areas or for a finite time after the original air date. Broadcasters can identify which country you’re in when you access their website. Although there may be legal and ethical issues with it, there are ways to circumvent some of the methods that are used, potentially allowing you to view content from outside their intended region of distribution. cbs.comcwtv.com (the CW)hulu.comsho.com (showtime)tnt.tv
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