Bookmarks.f/20eBooks and Text to Speech ToolseBooks and Text to Speech Toolson an iPadon an iPadin EFLin EFLYASUDA, Masami,Kwansei Gakuin Univ.,Myasuda[at]kwansei.ac.jpTheme: Best PracticesJALTCALL Conference & ER Seminar 2013Shinshu University,Matsumoto, JAPAN.May 31-June 2, 2013JALTCALL SIG 2013Shinshu University,Matsumoto, JAPAN.E-Learning at KG Univ.
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht2Use of iPads,Web Browsing, E-mailPhotos, VideosMusic, GameseBooks, etc.22.. Introduction: Use of iPadsIntroduction: Use of iPadsAn iPad as an eBook ReaderBut, how can we use iPads for language learning, CALL, and as mobile presentation tools?
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht33.. iPads in WELLiPads in WELL((Web Enhanced Language Learning)An iPad in class usean instruction modea show and tellOne iPad classrooma CALL lab, or calssroomsNo BYO iPads classroomInternet access with WiFi3
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht44.. iPads in WELLiPads in WELL((Web Enhanced Language Learning)New Trends （ Apple Case Study:Essa Academy）Essa Academy: Bookless schoolwhere everyone has iPad (YouTube Video - Nearpod)4
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht55.. Cloud Computing and MobilesCloud Computing and Mobiles No external storage devices: Cloud Computing? DropBox, Evernote, SugarSynch, etc. Finally !! External storage – HD or USB via WiFi. HyperDrive HD5
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht666.. Comparison of eBooks:Comparison of eBooks:with other media, and PDFswith other media, and PDFsComparison ofeBookswiththe already developed BlogCast, PDFsText to speech applicationsBenefits to EFL students.How eBooks wouldhelp improve EFL reading skillsYouTube-eBooks– Its A Book - By Lane Smith
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht777.. Comparison of eBooks:Comparison of eBooks: (2)(2)with other media, and PDFswith other media, and PDFs1 Media Books eBooksAudioBooksBlog orPodcast PDF2 Cost △ ◎ △ ◎ △4Audio/Voice × △ ○ △ △5Text toSpeech × ○ × ○ ○6Highlight/Synchro × ○ × △ ×7 Delivery × △ × ◎ △8ControlSpeed × △ △ △ ×
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht888.. iPads asiPads as eBook readerseBook readerseBooks arecontent-richof wide general interest.Changes in the literacyworldA viable device for EFL ・ESL readersOther dedicated devices:Kindle, Google eBook readers
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht99.. iPads asiPads as eBookeBook RReaderseaders9
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht101010.. eBooks Applications on iPadseBooks Applications on iPads eBooks formats: From: Doc, Lit, Text To: ePub, PDF Sources: Project Gutenberg Publishers Mailing List Google Scholar -Link eBook readerOptions: Text to speech Reading Speed Scrolling Convertor(Webpage - ePub)dotEpub PPT slides
Bookmarks.f/200100406.ht111111.. iPad eBooks:iPad eBooks:Formats - ePUB and PDFFormats - ePUB and PDFConvertors:Calibre (Mac, Win)– LinkPDF to EPUBConverter (Win)2EPub (Web) – Link