Applying distance learning tools to instructional design
Applying Distance LearningTools to Instructional DesignBy Wendy SmithITLS 6105
Add action and focus toinstruction with Prezi! Here’s a sample -http://prezi.com/yidtrsc03skj/smart-board/ Go here to set up your own Prezi -http://prezi.com/
Your auditory learners will appreciatehearing instructions created withAudacity… Here is an example of instructionsverbalized with Audacity - Go here to download and start usingAudacity - http://audacity.sourceforge.net/ Create a written script before recording.
Provide Student Study Guideswith Quizlet… Example:http://quizlet.com/18034399/educational-technol Create a Quizlet account:https://quizlet.com/sign_up/?redir=http%3A%2F% Create your own Quizlet set (studytool): http://quizlet.com/create-set
Animate Instruction with MovieMaker Example:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=re9D8WEAOvc&feature Download Movie Maker from:http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-live/movie-maker#t1=overview Upload videos and pictures, enhance themovie with desired text, music, andtransitions, then save your movie and shareit on YouTube.
Personalize instruction withJing Overview and Download:http://www.techsmith.com/jing.html Jing video example:http://screencast.com/t/8Qvv1VFCWjsn
Direct Students to Informationwith Diigo Example: resources to help students learnabout rocks -https://www.diigo.com/bookmark/https%3A%2F%2Fwww.diigo.com%2Flist%2Fwbsmith%2Flearning-about-rocks?tab=people&uname=wbsmith Create your Diigo account:https://www.diigo.com/sign-up?referInfo=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.diigo.com
Communicate with Students, Co-workers, or Parents Through Twitter Sign up for Twitter here:https://twitter.com/signup