Duration: 1 hour
Their timezone: Australia/Sydney
Their start time: Thursday, September 17, 2015 7:00 AM
Their end time: Thursday, September 17, 2015 8:00 AM
Calendar: 2015 Global Collaboration Day Calendar
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Title of event/project:
Moonshot Education Project - Let's make 100 Video eBooks!
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Children in remote areas need thousands of books. Join us.. (no previous skills required) Our Moonshot Education project aims to empower all children, including the most underserved, to improve their lives and their future through learning. Join the Dev4x team on September 16th and 17th Global Collaboration Day when we aim to make 100 e-books together. See an example: https://h5p.org/node/415
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Session Plan for workshop Instructions on how to make Video eBooks: Sign up and search on Vimeo to find a video less than < 1 min. Restrict your Filter for videos licensed as CC-BY I found this video that will appeal to children 7 - 10 yrs of age: https://vimeo.com/22534900 . (Or you could use own video from your own mobile phone video gallery) Download a small SD version of this video to your computer - 640 x 360 (1mb - 2 mb) Register to the free H5P Editor . Start a new item and choose Interactive Video: https://h5p.org/node/add/h5p-content Select the + sign to upload the Video you previously downloaded from Vimeo. Add a title and copyright / licensing details - CC-BY and the URL where you found the video Add Interactions. We will only add the (T) text captions for this demo. Type in the caption and how long you want it displayed. Select the option to PAUSE the video for each new caption. Unselect the option to show caption as a button. Select Save and you are finished! See an example: https://h5p.org/node/4159 These books will be used to introduce reading and the joy of learning to the many millions of children that currently do not have access to schools or quality education.
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Host Location and Time Zone (UTC):
Sydney Australia +10 GMT
This organization is:
not for profit
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This event is intended for the following audience(s):
primary grade students (5-10), intermediate grade students (10-13), secondary grade students (14-19), college or university students, pre-service teachers, teachers
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Asynchronous Collaborative Short Term Project, Synchronous Collaborative Short Term Project, Asynchronous Long Term Project, Synchronous Long Term Project
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