[Xerte] Re: New Templates
Alistair.McNaught at HEAcademy.ac.uk
Fri Aug 19 10:13:24 BST 2011
I like the picture v label card match.
There are a lot of online crossword and wordsearch generators so it would be possible to open those up in a new window via hyperlink.
From: xerte-bounces at lists.nottingham.ac.uk [mailto:xerte-bounces at lists.nottingham.ac.uk] On Behalf Of Julian Tenney
Sent: 19 August 2011 09:43
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Subject: [Xerte] Re: New Templates
The memory game: the cards have words ? Or pictures? So, in the editor I just type lots of words:
And then two cards are created for each word?
Or each word is associated with a picture?
How does it work?
Crosswords are hard to do. Open to suggestions but they are harder than you first think: how does the editing work, and how does the exercise get generated? How does the user enter the letters in the cells? The word search is also a bit tricky to generate dynamically, and again, I';m not sure how the author would create / edit one?
From: xerte-bounces at lists.nottingham.ac.uk [mailto:xerte-bounces at lists.nottingham.ac.uk] On Behalf Of Franck Petit
Sent: 19 August 2011 09:40
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Subject: [Xerte] Re: New Templates
3 ideas of word games that would be nice to have on toolkits (you'll probably answer that I'm very welcome to code them. I would if I could)
- Memory game with a set of cards to turn until you've finished matching the pairs
- Words hidden in a box filled with random letters
De : xerte-bounces at lists.nottingham.ac.uk [mailto:xerte-bounces at lists.nottingham.ac.uk] De la part de Julian Tenney
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Objet : [Xerte] New Templates
I want to make a new toolkits zip, 1.7, file before ALT-C in September, so am going through, tidying up, adding some new models etc. This will be minor release just to synch everything up and put out the latest additions and fixes.
5 new templates in the main template:
JMolViewer, for viewing 3D models of molecular structures;
Matching Texts interaction for matching pairs of text chunks
Modify Exercise, moved into the main template form mediaInteractions. Allows the user to re-write a piece of text and compare to a model answer.
Games: Hangman. Any more ideas for games?
Google Translate tool for translating languages.
Examples are all in the page types example file:
Is there anything else you want adding?
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