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Sl Induction Workshop Mar 09

  1. 1. Pauline Randall (aka Liz Ferlinghetti) virtual-e Ltd
  2. 9. <ul><li>Take a picture </li></ul><ul><li>Choose where you want to save it </li></ul><ul><li>If you choose to upload you must have some money in your account – it costs L$ 10 for each file </li></ul><ul><li>If you save to your computer select the file type you want to save as - .png, .jpg, .bmp </li></ul>
  3. 11. <ul><li>Page up – fly higher </li></ul><ul><li>Page down – fly lower </li></ul><ul><li>Arrow keys </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Up and down will make you go forwards and backwards </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Left and right will make you go ... left and right! </li></ul></ul>
  4. 12. And for an extra 10 points what does all this make? 1 Point 1 Point 1 Point 5 Points 1 Point 10 Points 5 Points 5 Points
  5. 13. <ul><li>The Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster was invented by  Zaphod Beeblebrox , a major character in the series. Its original, fictional, recipe is: </li></ul><ul><li>Take the juice from one bottle of that Ol' Janx Spirit . </li></ul><ul><li>Pour into it one measure of water from the seas of Santraginus V </li></ul><ul><li>Allow three cubes of Arcturan Mega-gin to melt into the mixture (it must be properly iced or the  benzene  is lost). </li></ul><ul><li>Allow four litres of Fallian marsh gas to bubble through it (in memory of all those happy Hikers who have died of pleasure in the Marshes of Fallia). </li></ul><ul><li>Over the back of a silver spoon float a measure of Qualactin Hypermint extract , redolent of all the heady odours of the dark Qualactin Zones. </li></ul><ul><li>Drop in the tooth of an Algolian Suntiger . Watch it dissolve, spreading the fires of the Algolian suns deep into the heart of the drink. </li></ul><ul><li>Sprinkle Zamphour . </li></ul><ul><li>Add an olive . </li></ul><ul><li>Drink...but  very carefully. </li></ul><ul><li>Hitchhiker’s guide to the galaxy </li></ul>
  6. 14. <ul><li>Hold down the Alt key (and keep it held down!) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Move mouse to change focus and zoom distance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can use </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>the mouse wheel to zoom in </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>left and right arrow direction keys to rotate your viewpoint horizontally (z axis) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Up and down arrow keys to zoom in and out </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Page up and Page down to rotate vertically (x axis) </li></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 15. <ul><li>Notecards can contain </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Text </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Landmarks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Snapshots (must have full permissions </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Saved into Inventory </li></ul>
  8. 17. <ul><li>Work in teams and get as many balls as you can into the large hole at the end </li></ul><ul><li>The balls are objects with physical properties which can be moved by dragging </li></ul><ul><li>Physical objects are affected by gravity, wind etc </li></ul>
  9. 18. <ul><li>This pulls together everything that you have been doing this morning into a learning context. </li></ul><ul><li>Think about how you could use a similar activity – communication, discussion, collaboration, report writing etc </li></ul><ul><li>Also think about activities that you could develop in a similar way </li></ul>
  10. 20. <ul><li>Work with your partner </li></ul><ul><li>Spend 20 minutes investigating – find the clues, follow the leads </li></ul><ul><li>Spend 15 minutes writing up what you have found </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tell the story </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Include snapshots </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Put together as a short presentation (PowerPoint?) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Be ready to present your story to the rest of the group </li></ul></ul>
  11. 33. Pauline Randall (Liz Ferlinghetti in Second Life) Second Life Solution Provider www.virtual-e.co.uk [email_address] virtual-e Island in Second Life http:// slurl.com/secondlife/virtual%20e/130/127/24 Follow me on Twitter: @virtualewit
  12. 34. <ul><li>Places to visit in Second Life and some useful websites </li></ul>
  13. 35. <ul><li>Ashridge Business School </li></ul><ul><li>CyMal Museums & Libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Imperial College London, Faculty of Medicine </li></ul><ul><li>Square One Market Research, Florida </li></ul><ul><li>University of Hawaii </li></ul>
  14. 36. <ul><li>Abyss Museum of Ocean Science - http://slurl.com/secondlife/Gun/55/42/82 </li></ul><ul><li>Autodesk Island – Engineering Design - http://slurl.com/secondlife/Autodesk/220/117/22 </li></ul><ul><li>Bowling Green State University - http://slurl.com/secondlife/BGSU%20Creation/255/255/33 </li></ul><ul><li>Camp Darfur - http://slurl.com/secondlife/Better%20World/175/247/21 </li></ul><ul><li>Chinese School - http://slurl.com/secondlife/Chinese%20School/130/196/22 </li></ul><ul><li>Dresden Art Gallery - http://slurl.com/secondlife/Dresden%20Gallery/168/128/26 </li></ul><ul><li>Edinburgh University - http://slurl.com/secondlife/Edinburgh%20University/128/128/28 </li></ul><ul><li>Genome Island - http://slurl.com/secondlife/Genome/135/92/29 </li></ul><ul><li>Leeds College of Art & Design - http://slurl.com/secondlife/The%20Collective/44/69/34 </li></ul><ul><li>Streets of Baghdad - http://slurl.com/secondlife/Better%20World/182/192/23 </li></ul>
  15. 37. <ul><li>Educause Review - http://connect.educause.edu/er?time=1222711572 </li></ul><ul><li>Institutions & Organisations in SL - http://simteach.com/wiki/index.php?title=Institutions_and_Organizations_in_SL </li></ul><ul><li>Second Life – www.secondlife.com </li></ul><ul><li>Second Life Stats - http://secondlife.com/whatis/economy_stats.php </li></ul><ul><li>SLED (Second Life Educators) List - https://lists.secondlife.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/educators </li></ul><ul><li>SLED Blog - http://www.sl-educationblog.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual Worlds Review - http://www.virtualworldsreview.com/info/categories.shtml </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual World Watch - http://virtualworldwatch.net/ </li></ul><ul><li>Second Life Security - https://support.secondlife.com/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=4417&task=knowledge&questionID=5566 </li></ul>

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