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Inventory of ICT tools and open educational resources

This website presents a web inventory of online, interactive materials with a search engine filtering tools according to language skills, type of interaction, pedagogical functions, etc. In addition, a MOODLE workspace for learning more about using online tools in the classroom is available. 

Inventory of ICT tools and open educational resources

Welcome to the inventory of freely available online tools and open educational resources for language teaching and learning developed by the ICT-REV project! The inventory contains a list of tools that have been evaluated with sound pedagogical criteria in mind. Read more

Hot Potatoes

A freeware suite of six apps for creating computer-based quizzes (multiple-choice, short-answer, jumbled-sentence, crossword, matching/ordering and gap-fill). It needs to be installed on your laptop for use. The products can be uploaded onto course management- systems such as Moodle.

Évaluation: Still one of the most commonly used tools for production of quizzes, tests, crosswords and other testing material for educational purposes. It may take some time to create tests, but in the long run it is a great time-saver for teachers. Average IT skills required for its use.
 
Coûts: Free without registration

Site web : http://hotpot.uvic.ca/

Catégories

Fonction(s) principale(s)
  • Générateur de quiz
Type d'interaction
  • Un vers plusieurs (par ex. conférence, narration)
Contenus
  • Approvisionnement pour vous
Compétences linguistiques
  • Compréhension de l’écrit
  • Production écrite
  • Vocabulaire
  • Grammaire

Critères pédagogiques

User-friendliness/complexity of the tool´s interface Interface Simple
Time needed for mastering the „how-to“ of the tool and a production of a task Gestion efficace du temps Medium (It may take some time to get acquainted with all the possibilities of the tool and to actually create a quiz, but as with all tools of this type, time efficiency grows rapidly with use of the tool).
The number of languages in which the tool is currently available/adaptable to Caractère multilingue English only
Does the tool require registration? Who can see my data? Can I remain anonymous? Respect de la vie privée Strong
Possiblity to save your or others´ work for reuse/reproduction Enregistrer le travail pour une utilisation future Yes
Possibility of the tool to be used for a  range of different activities (e.g. to what extent you can organize a project assignment with a central activity based on this tool) Adaptabilité (Si oui, comment ?) Meduim/High

Interactivité

Critères technologiques

Installation requise ? Yes
Compatibilité/Système d'exploitation Windows, Mac, Linux
Autres aspects techniques None
 
 
 
This tool was developed within the framework of a cooperation agreement between the European Centre for Modern Languages and the European Commission

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