Archive for April, 2019

Assignment 3 – Media exemplar collection.

My media collection links. Image Video Audio

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Assignment 3 – Video

  Immersive Reader I got to see a great deal of great educational technology as a Microsoft Educator. As part of the MIEE program, I was able to visit some Microsoft Engineers, and see first hand some of the tools in development. Immersive Reader came to fruition as a passion project of two Vancouver Microsoft […]

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Assignment 3 – Image

For this graphic, I wanted something visually striking, paired with a catchy slogan. Interestingly, though I thought this would be the simplest piece to produce, it ended up taking me the longest time to come up with a final version that I was happy with. The theme I decided to run with was a military […]

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Assignment 3 – Audio

Jabberwocky I always do Jabberwocky during my poetry unit, as an activity to hook students into recitation as a dramatic performance. It’s a good activity to break the ice with regards to anxiety, because it’s a chance to play with nonsensical language in a dramatic way that doesn’t really have a “right” answer. I like […]

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Week 10 Video Edit.

I took a fair dealing section of Tom Stoppard’s film “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead” for use in an activity related to the “game of questions” in the video. I use it as an introduction / hook for a lesson on dialogue in creative writing. We also usually discuss the unfamiliar vocabulary words (e.g. rhetorical […]

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Interactive Video

I had a chance to play around with the PowerPoint record feature. Office used to have a very neat PowerPoint add-on called Office Mix, were video, audio, embedded quizzes and the like we able to integrate with PowerPoint. It was recently retired, and many of the features were integrated in the latest version of PowerPoint. […]

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