Hot Potatoes Home Page News - 12/06/2013 Dr. Stan Bogdanov has published Hacking Hot Potatoes: The Cookbook, available in paperback, PDF and ePub format. Check it out! Fric Animation! - Inicio ¡Explica tu proyecto con un video en animación! ¿Tu presentación dura más de un minuto? En esta era consumimos información muy rápidamente: Timeline Timeline allows students to create a graphical representation of an event or process by displaying items sequentially along a line. Timelines can be organized by time of day, date, or event, and the tool allows users to create a label with short or long descriptive text. Adding an image for each label makes a timeline more visually appealing. Add, drag, and rearrange items as needed. Saving capability allows students to return to their work and make revisions, and they can share their final work via e-mail.
3 outils en ligne pour créer des vidéos interactives La vidéo a toujours été un puissant outil pédagogique dans la classe. Web et tice lui ont redonné une nouvelle jeunesse en rendant les vidéos interactives. En permettant à l’apprenant de passer de la posture passive de simple spectateur à celui d’acteur en introduisant une bonne dose d’interactivité. La vidéo aide à la compréhension et est devenue indispensable dans certaines nouvelles méthodes pédagogiques comme celle de la classe inversée dont on parle tant en ce moment. Voici trois outils en ligne simples qui permettent de créer en un tour de main des vidéos interactives pour la classe. eXe The eXe project developed a freely available Open Source authoring application to assist teachers and academics in the publishing of web content without the need to become proficient in HTML or XML markup. Resources authored in eXe can be exported in IMS Content Package, SCORM 1.2, or IMS Common Cartridge formats or as simple self-contained web pages. eXe grew out of the New Zealand Government Tertiary Education Commission's eCollaboration Fund and was led by the University of Auckland, The Auckland University of Technology, and Tairawhiti Polytechnic. It was later supported by CORE Education, a New Zealand-based not-for-profit educational research and development organisation.
WebQuest Generator This section in my web has come true thanks to the kindness and the knowledge of Alejandro Valero , who was a friend of mine when we were children and whom I have met again now. He is a teacher of English at María Guerrero Secondary School in Collado Villalba (Madrid). Anybody with the only ability to use the Internet browser can make a WebQuest page on-line in this section. 101 Web 2.0 Teaching Tools Online tools and resources have made it easier for teachers to instruct students, and for students to collaborate with those teachers and with other students and parents. These “Web 2.0” teaching tools aren’t magical, but they may seem to defy definition at times since they save time, help you to stay organized, and often take up little space on a computer. Some of these applications are Web-based, which means that they can be accessed from any computer. The following list is filled with tools that will make a teacher’s, or those enrolled in the best online education programs, life easier.
Text message (SMS) polls and voting, audience response system Professional look and feel Poll Everywhere gives you the power to design and customize polls to your own specifications. Match your presentation template, use your organization’s logo and color scheme, or let your own imagination run wild. A joy to use From creating your first poll in 30 seconds to importing multiple polls at a time to easily managing sub-users, Poll Everywhere puts the user first and makes it easy to create a rock star presentation. Powerful features
Facilitate Vectors, Photos and PSD files New Business People Walking in Office 2 11 0 5 days ago Business People Walking in Office 1 15 0 5 days ago Portrait of Businesswoman in Office 1 6 0 5 days ago Businesswoman Talking on Phone in Office 6 17 1 5 days ago 21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom 21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom by Lynn Usrey Every teacher wants to be able to make his or her classroom environment the optimum place for learning, interacting and engaging. Today, there is a wide assortment of free technology options available to enhance your instruction. Chaos! The game I found this idea on (where else?!) Pinterest. It is a game called Chaos. The original teacher is a math teacher. 50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About via Edudemic Technology and education are pretty intertwined these days and nearly every teacher has a few favorite tech tools that make doing his or her job and connecting with students a little bit easier and more fun for all involved. Yet as with anything related to technology, new tools are hitting the market constantly and older ones rising to prominence, broadening their scope, or just adding new features that make them better matches for education, which can make it hard to keep up with the newest and most useful tools even for the most tech-savvy teachers. Here, we’ve compiled a list of some of the tech tools, including some that are becoming increasingly popular and widely used, that should be part of any teacher’s tech tool arsenal this year, whether for their own personal use or as educational aids in the classroom. Social Learning These tools use the power of social media to help students learn and teachers connect.
5 of My Favorite English Games for ESL Students I saved the best for last. My students requested this game more often than any other game we ever played. It's based on the old drinking game "Ring of Fire," modified for the classroom. 4 Free Tools for Creating & Playing Interactive Quiz Games Earlier this week I wrote about "ghost mode" being the talk of the Future of Educational Technology Conference in Orlando. That post prompted a few people to ask me about other quiz game platforms. I've used a bunch of them over the years.