Glossary tool

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Glossary tool

  1. 1. Student Learning Content using the Glossary Tool“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success”. (Henry Ford) Brett Burnet E-Learning Facilitator
  2. 2. Why use collaborative tools? Encourages student to student interaction Flexible, creative Increases studentand distant learning participation Positive social and Self-directed teamwork skills learningKnowledge is shared Makes courses by students Student more interesting empowerment
  3. 3. What is the Glossary Tool?• Citybit’s Swiss Army Knife• Has multiple applications• Simple to set up and use• Student’s can add recourses• Excellent for collections / databases• Excellent for sharing• Incorporates different learning styles
  4. 4. Simple Dictionary FormatExamples• Dictionary• Thesaurus• Terminology• References• Definitions• Favourite websites
  5. 5. FAQ FormatExamples• Great for support• Fields common questions• Short answers• Citybit student services• Citybit help guides• Exam Revision
  6. 6. Encyclopaedia FormatExamples• Student profiles• Book reviews• Evidence gather• Group project work• Detailed information• Date and Author• Inline images
  7. 7. Think beyond using it for just vocabulary!Motivational, inspirational or Video or Photo Library entertaining Quotes
  8. 8. Navigation and Organisation
  9. 9. Rating and Commenting
  10. 10. Automatic Linking to a Glossary
  11. 11. Random Glossary Block
  12. 12. You are only limited by your own Exam imagination! Video Revision LibraryDefinitions & StudentTerminology ProfilesInspirational Photo’s & Quotes Images Creative Websites Writing

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