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Hot Potatoes lesson for PL2235 students


  • 1. 24 May 2009
  • 2. Hot Potatoes
    • The Hot Potatoes suite includes six applications, enabling you to create interactive
      • multiple-choice,
      • short-answer,
      • jumbled-sentence,
      • crossword,
      • matching/ordering and
      • gap-fill exercises for the World Wide Web.
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  • 3. Hot Potatoes
    • Exercises can also be printed.
    • Users can use The Masher to create index page.
      • Hence, it is a WYSIWYG webpage creator.
    • It allows you to embed audio files, videos and images.
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  • 4. Hot Potatoes
    • Hot Potatoes was created by the Research and Development team at the University of Victoria Humanities Computing and Media Centre.
    • Commercial aspects of the software are handled by Half-Baked Software Inc.
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  • 5. Hot Potaoes
    • Students get feedback and marks interactively.
    • Teachers can limit answering time.
    • Creativity.
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  • 6. Is it a freeware?
    • Hot Potatoes is not freeware, but it is free of charge for those working for publicly-funded non-profit-making educational institutions, who make their pages available on the web. Other users must pay for a license.
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  • 7. Further information
    • Hot Potatoes is free for use by individuals working for state-funded educational institutions which are non-profit making, on the condition that the material you produce using the program is freely available to anyone via the WWW. However, you need to purchase a license under any of the following conditions:
      • You are working for a company or corporation, or an educational institution which is not state-funded.
      • You are in business for yourself.
      • You charge money for access to the material you make with Hot Potatoes.
      • You do not make the material freely available through the WWW.
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  • 8. Exploring Hot Potaoes
    • JCloze, JCross and JQuiz.
    • JMix and JMatch.
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  • 9. PL2235 ICT in EL Teaching Create a standard exercise Create a drag and drop exercise Configuration setup
  • 10. How to create them? PL2235 ICT in EL Teaching
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  • 12. References
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