The Human Ear Images (drawing, graph, photo, map, etc.)
A simple representation of forms or objects by means of lines, curves and indicators to explain idea or show relationship. Line Drawing
A simple and attractive artwork that helps simplify concept or make an idea or relationship simple and clear. Illustrated Drawing
A group of pictures in a specified sequence that tell a story or illustrate a phenomena with titles and captions. Sequenced Drawing
A complex picture aims to explain the similarities and differences between two or more objects. Comparative Drawing
A map is a simplified depiction of a space or specific region, which highlights relations between objects within that space with navigational aids and appropriate scale. Maps
A poster is a graphic advertisement aims to post a specific message quickly and simply in a public place. Posters
A chart is a visual representation of data ( using lines, bars, pies… ) that displays the relationship among variables, usually cast along x and y axes. Charts
Flowcharts A flowchart is a diagram consisting of a set of specified symbols ( rectangles, diamonds, circle.. ) and connecting arrows that shows step-by-step progression through a procedure, process or system.
Geometrical Figures A two- or three-dimensional drawing illustrates a geometrical concept or relationship using accurate measures.
Screenshots A screenshot is an image captured by the computer to record the visible items on the monitor or another visual output device.
A visual representation captured using ordinary or special optical or digital camera. Photographs
Landing The pilot managed to land the airoplane safely Temporal (video)
Auditory Physiology Lab. This figure shows a summary of the maximum efferent mediated adaptation of the DPOAE for 168 intensity combinations of the primary tones in 0.4 dB steps. Computational (graphs)
Define Values Using Sliders Directive (sliders)
Multimedia Transmission that combine different media of communication ( text , graphics , audio, animation, video, etc. )
Applications A group of programs that is designed to automate general-purpose and specific tasks such as word processing, database management, spreadsheet, attendance, accounting, grade reporting, scheduling and others.
Drill and Practice Drill and practice software provides exercises in which students work example items one at a time and receive feedback on their correctness.
Tutorials A tutorial exposes the learner to material that is believed not to have been previously taught or learned. A tutorial often includes pre-test, post test and drill and practice activities.
Simulations A simulation is a computerized model of real or imagined system designed to teach how a system works and allows learners to create their own sequence for using simulation.
Problem-Solving Problem-solving software is a type of content-free or content-based programs that places emphasis on critical thinking, analysis, logic and reasoning via the presentation of set of data or problematic event.
Teacher Utilities Non-instructional or administrative programs used to prepare instructional materials or organize, store, evaluate and report information on pupils’ achievement and progress.
Multimedia Programs that support the interactive use of text, audio, still images, video and graphics and manipulate them to support learning.
Authoring and Support Tools - For general purposes MX Flash, PowerPoint, FrontPage, etc. - For instructional purposes ToolBook Instructor, Authorware, etc.
Web 2.0: Evolution Towards a Read/Write Platform Browsers, RSS Readers, anything Web browser Dynamic Static Post / Record Page Web Services Client Server Write” & Contribute Read Web 2.0 (2003- beyond) Web pages, plus a lot of other “content” shared over the web, with more interactivity; more like an application than a page Web 1.0 (1993-2003) Pretty much HTML pages viewed through a browser
What is Web 2.0? How to recognize a Web 2.0 product?
Network as platform - delivering applications entirely through a browser.
Users owning the data on a site and exercising control over that data.
An architecture of participation that encourages users to add value to the application as they use it.
What is Web 2.0? How to recognize a Web 2.0 product?
A rich, interactive, user-friendly interface based on Ajax or similar frameworks.
Some social-networking aspects.
Combines and integrates services and content from other products .
Del.icio.us A floksonomy site that organize bookmarks A “folksonomy” is a spontaneous, collaborative work to categorize links by a community of users. Users take control of organize the content together.
Facilitates the development of communities of interest and expertise – can see who else is interested in your “topic” and the sites they have bookmarked.
Semantically classified tags – tags are chosen by human beings who understand the content and rank the bookmarks by their perceived utility as opposed to search engine algorithms used by internet search engines.
Excellent way to locate “communities of expertise”
The ability to group related tags under a category heading chosen by the user.
Sharing tags with students to facilitate active learning.
Social Networks Connect users into communities of interests
Social Networks A social network service focuses on building online communities of people who share interests and activities, or who are interested in exploring the interests and activities of others. Social networking has created powerful new ways to communicate and share information. Social networking websites are being used regularly by millions of people, and it now seems that social networking will be an enduring part of everyday life.
A file storage and sharing system is a service that gives you access to your files from anywhere. You can access important documents from your desktop computer, laptop, or even mobile phone. Once you've uploaded your files to your online storage account, you can also share them with anyone, anytime.
An XML standard provides structure and semantics to the content
Allows for publishing and subscription to specific information (channel)
Content is both human and machine readable
The content can be reused in different ways
Is delivered to the users when and how they wanted.
RSS A new way of receiving content RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is an emerging technology which enables users to get “feeds” of data from content publishers via a browser or special newsreader tool. Items come to user free of spam, on-demand, and in an easy to digest format.