Languages Lessons – Manzana: Enabling Audiences to Engage, Involve, Achieve, Learn http://www.manzana.co.nz Solutions to Engage, Involve & Motivate your Audience to Take the Stage Tue, 28 Feb 2017 05:42:07 +0000 en-NZ hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 http://www.manzana.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/cropped-manzana_logo-only_550-32x32.png Languages Lessons – Manzana: Enabling Audiences to Engage, Involve, Achieve, Learn http://www.manzana.co.nz 32 32 Tips and Tricks: Customising Toolbars for Languages http://www.manzana.co.nz/tips-and-tricks-customising-toolbars-for-languages/ Mon, 15 Jul 2013 00:04:08 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=4443 Workbook’s Custom Toolbars take the clutter away from the page and make it far more friendly in the classroom. You need only add those Workbook tools which you know you’ll use in your language classes. Here are some strong suggestions:Make sure you put a “select” arrow at each end of the toolbar – this saves […]

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Tips and Tricks: Using Workbook’s Stacker with Languages http://www.manzana.co.nz/tips-and-tricks-using-workbooks-stacker-with-languages/ Sun, 14 Jul 2013 23:58:08 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=4440 Stacker is unique to Workbook and allows a user to instantly create a flippable "stack" of objects on the canvas. These objects can include images, shapes, lines or text (or any grouped combination of these).

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Tips and Tricks: Typing any script or characters into Workbook http://www.manzana.co.nz/tips-and-tricks-typing-any-script-or-characters-into-workbook/ Sun, 14 Jul 2013 23:48:25 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=4437 A very frequent frustration from Languages teachers, revolves around the desire to be able to type directly onto the page utilising whatever character set is appropriate to that language.

Workbook's canvas supports any Unicode character sets. Provided that your Language and Keyboard settings are correctly implemented in Windows, you can type any script directly onto the Workbook canvas.

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September’s interactive websites – Secondary http://www.manzana.co.nz/septembers-interactive-websites-secondary/ Tue, 07 Sep 2010 01:10:12 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=4604 Secondary Name: MIT – Open courseware Address: http://ocw.mit.edu/index.htm Description: MIT OpenCourseWare is a free publication of MIT course materials that reflects almost all the undergraduate and graduate subjects taught at MIT Languages Name: Live Mocha Address: http://www.livemocha.com/ Description: Livemocha is the world’s largest online language learning community Name: Word2Word Address: http://www.word2word.com/course.html Description: Free online language courses Name: Maori.org Address: http://www.maori.org.nz/kotereo/ Description: An online Maori language course and listings of resources. English Name: Read Print Address: http://www.readprint.com/ Description: […]

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Websites of the month http://www.manzana.co.nz/websites-of-the-month/ Tue, 14 Oct 2008 03:49:15 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=4774              Starfall Starfall is a site that many of you may already know. Regularly rated among the top 10 educational websites, Starfall offers very distinct and in-depth interactive activities geared specifically towards helping children learn to read.The interactive activities Starfall contains a multitude of interactive activities: Starting of with sound and touch screen activities for each letter […]

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