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Published on August 3, 2007

Author: michael_krauss

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Workshop in Russian Far East for Fall 2007
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Spicing Up Your Lessons: A Dash of Multimedia Content with Your Hot Potatoes http://tinyurl.com/2hbuy9

What is Hot Potatoes? Suite of five applications to produce interactive exercises: JQuiz = multiple choice, short answer quiz w/ feedback JMix = jumbled sentences/words JCross = crossword JMatch = matching/ordering JCloze = gap-fill http://hotpot.uvic.ca/

Suite of five applications to produce interactive exercises:

JQuiz = multiple choice, short answer quiz w/ feedback

JMix = jumbled sentences/words

JCross = crossword

JMatch = matching/ordering

JCloze = gap-fill

http://hotpot.uvic.ca/

Can I see a sample activity for each Hot Potato? http://hotpot. uvic .ca/wintutor6/tutorial. htm

Can I see a Hot Potatoes lesson for a lower level student? http://www. lclark . edu/~krauss/toppicks/reading .html

How do I get it? Half-Baked Software (Martin Holmes) http://hotpot. uvic .ca/index. htm #downloads Free if work for publicly-funded non-profit educational institutions. Must agree to share exercises on the Web Others must pay for a license Per-User License - create unlimited exercises for use on the Web. Can produce 500 copies on CD or DVD. Cost = $120 U.S.

Half-Baked Software (Martin Holmes) http://hotpot. uvic .ca/index. htm #downloads

Free if work for publicly-funded non-profit educational institutions.

Must agree to share exercises on the Web

Others must pay for a license

Per-User License - create unlimited exercises for use on the Web. Can produce 500 copies on CD or DVD. Cost = $120 U.S.

Where do my students access the exercises? Offline or online-your choice! Local computer hard drive OR Local computer network OR CD, DVD, Flash drive OR On the Web

Offline or online-your choice!

Local computer hard drive OR

Local computer network OR

CD, DVD, Flash drive OR

On the Web

What content should I put in Hot Potatoes? Content relevant to your students! Written texts from textbook, Internet, students’ own writing--you decide! Aural input from the Internet or recorded by teacher or students Video input from the Internet or produced by teachers or students

Content relevant to your students!

Written texts from textbook, Internet, students’ own writing--you decide!

Aural input from the Internet or recorded by teacher or students

Video input from the Internet or produced by teachers or students

Where on the Web can I find texts, audio and video? U.S. Gov. Bdcst. Svc. News 100’s of features: American life, culture and language Audio files to download Language = typical American magazine or journal http://www. voanews . com/english/portal . cfm Voice of America News

U.S. Gov. Bdcst. Svc.

News

100’s of features: American life, culture and language

Audio files to download

Language = typical American magazine or journal

Where on the Web can I find texts, audio and video? VOA Special English - Part of VOA site Designed for learners of English Articles use limited vocabulary Two audio options 2/3 speed of natural speech Natural, native speaker speech Archive since 2001 (some with audio) http://www. voanews . com/specialenglish/index . cfm

VOA Special English - Part of VOA site

Designed for learners of English

Articles use limited vocabulary

Two audio options

2/3 speed of natural speech

Natural, native speaker speech

Archive since 2001 (some with audio)

http://www. voanews . com/specialenglish/index . cfm

Where on the Web can I find texts, audio and video? Interesting Things for ESL Students (Charles and Lawrence Kelly) Additional archives of VOA Special English with all text and audio to download Many creative activities: songs, games, idioms, slang. Most online, some downloadable for offline use. http://www. manythings .org/

Interesting Things for ESL Students (Charles and Lawrence Kelly)

Additional archives of VOA Special English with all text and audio to download

Many creative activities: songs, games, idioms, slang.

Most online, some downloadable for offline use.

http://www. manythings .org/

Where on the Web can I find texts, audio and video? English Language Listening Lab Online (Todd Beuckens) Over 1,000 listening activities Most have transcript Most have downloadable audio file (MP3) Interviews, listening games, news, songs, and mixxer (6 people interviewed on same question) http://www. elllo .org/

English Language Listening Lab Online (Todd Beuckens)

Over 1,000 listening activities

Most have transcript

Most have downloadable audio file (MP3)

Interviews, listening games, news, songs, and mixxer (6 people interviewed on same question)

http://www. elllo .org/

Where on the Web can I find texts, audio and video? English Teachers Everywhere (Kevin McCaughey) Classroom-ready audio files Plus materials for immediate classroom use Open ended to accommodate multi-levels Extremely creative Lots and lots of original (funny!) songs http://www. etseverywhere .com/

English Teachers Everywhere (Kevin McCaughey)

Classroom-ready audio files

Plus materials for immediate classroom use

Open ended to accommodate multi-levels

Extremely creative

Lots and lots of original (funny!) songs

http://www. etseverywhere .com/

Where on the Web can I find texts, audio and video? Almost unlimited supply of video Searchable by topic/ratings/most discussed Download for offline use using VideoDownloader at http: //javimoya . com/blog/youtube_en . php Convert to common file formats with ZamZar at http: //zamzar .com/ http://www.youtube.com http://www. teachertube .com

Almost unlimited supply of video

Searchable by topic/ratings/most discussed

Download for offline use using VideoDownloader at http: //javimoya . com/blog/youtube_en . php

Convert to common file formats with ZamZar at http: //zamzar .com/

http://www.youtube.com http://www. teachertube .com

Can I see a HP exercise spiced up with multimedia content? Here is a sample with : Image from Internet Interview (transcript and audio) from VOA Special English Video from YouTube Cloze passage made with Hot Potatoes

Here is a sample with :

Image from Internet

Interview (transcript and audio) from VOA Special English

Video from YouTube

Cloze passage made with Hot Potatoes

Is there a Hot Potatoes tutorial? Yes! http://hotpot. uvic .ca/tutorials6. htm

Can we create HP activities now? Sure, here are the steps: Keep in mind the tutorial we just did. Review steps on handout for each HP application (specific for Windows, but Mac is very similar) Read transcript of VOA Groups choose a HP tool you want to use With pencil and paper, prepare a draft exercise Come to the laptop and create your activity

Sure, here are the steps:

Keep in mind the tutorial we just did.

Review steps on handout for each HP application (specific for Windows, but Mac is very similar)

Read transcript of VOA

Groups choose a HP tool you want to use

With pencil and paper, prepare a draft exercise

Come to the laptop and create your activity

#downloads presentations

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