Search Open CALL Journals powered by Custom Search Control Web Suggested Readings Tomasz Szynalski’s How I learned English in the pre-Internet age and why you can do it faste Emily Chen’s Introduction to CALL, Unit 1 Background Information / CALL Orientation CALL on Wikipedia Introduction to CALL (Warschauer) Introduction to CALL (Davies, et al.) Invitation to CALL … Read more
Google Documents Aside from Gmail, Google offers a number of services that can be very useful for educators. Below is general information about using Google Docs. You can find specific information about Google Presentations here. How to create and share a Google Document Log in to your gmail and click ‘Documents’. Click Create new/Document To change … Read more
Normally, you’ll need to upload the audio file to a file storage site like archive.org or box.net. During class you can upload files to JeffLebow.net/ttp-files. To add a flash player for the audio, you’ll need to create a new post, select ‘Edit Html’ and use this code: <embed flashvars=”audioUrl=MP3_FILE_URL” height=”22″ quality=”best” src=”http://worldbridges.net/files/3523697345-audio-player.swf” type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” width=”400″></embed> (replacing … Read more
Social Bookmarking sites like delicious.comallow you to bookmark sites you like, organize them, share them with others, and access them from any computer or browser. Each student in TTP CALL will use their own delicious account to maintain a record of sites hey find interesting or useful. You can register for delicious at: https://secure.delicious.com/registerIf you … Read more
Computer based games, activities, and quizzes are perhaps the most common examples of CALL. These can be created with downloadable software or online services. It is possible to create activities using a program on your computer (like Hot Potatoes) or online site (like Kahoot. Quizizz, ProProfs , Quizlet, or Google Forms). There are also many, … Read more
Screencast Guide To change the design of your blog, click the Design tab If you then click the ‘page elements’ tab, you can add a ‘gadget’ by clicking add gadget. If you click the Template Designer tab, there will be a variety of other aspects of design that you can change.