Xorro – Manzana: Enabling Audiences to Engage, Involve, Achieve, Learn http://www.manzana.co.nz Solutions to Engage, Involve & Motivate your Audience to Take the Stage Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:17:17 +0000 en-NZ hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.6 http://www.manzana.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/cropped-manzana_logo-only_550-32x32.png Xorro – Manzana: Enabling Audiences to Engage, Involve, Achieve, Learn http://www.manzana.co.nz 32 32 Student Response Systems enable student-centered teaching http://www.manzana.co.nz/student-response-systems/ Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:32:38 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=5239 Recently we followed up with Dr Michael Rehm from University of Auckland’s Business School, on how he uses student response systems such as Xorro Q in his courses.

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Xorro-Q’s New Label Questions Add Flexibility and Speed http://www.manzana.co.nz/new-label-questions-add-flexibility-and-speed/ Thu, 15 Oct 2015 04:10:44 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=5221 In September Xorro quietly released Label questions for the Xorro-Q audience assessment platform. Label questions provide a flexible and fast assessment tool suited to any topic.

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Free Algebra Question Banks http://www.manzana.co.nz/free-algebra-question-banks/ Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:35:45 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=5114 Chatting with a customer before Christmas, he enthused on how useful it would be to have large banks of maths practice questions appropriate to his college classes. These could easily be included in contests and games which motivate students to have fun practicing algebra through the term.

Here at Xorro, from concept to reality can take a day or two... This week we uploaded 2800 linear equations problems (in five levels of difficulty) and 2095 problems around factorising and expanding quadratic equations (in 7 levels of difficulty). These resources are shared globally in your Q-Bank. It's free for any educator to use.

Here are some great ways to use this resource:

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Q-Launcher: The Easy Start to Audience Participation http://www.manzana.co.nz/q-launcher-easy-start-audience-participation/ Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:02:04 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=5083 Download and install Q-Launcher……  At the start of class…. When you want to ask a question…..  Your audience answers…. Using open text answers…. <Moving on….. At the end of the session…. Download and install Q-Launcher:   Let’s start by logging in to your Facilitator Home Page at http://qf.xorro.com.  On the right hand side of the page, you’ll find […]

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Xorro Workbook http://www.manzana.co.nz/workbook/ Fri, 27 Jun 2014 01:36:58 +0000 http://www.manzana.co.nz/?p=2750 Xorro Workbook is whiteboarding software for Windows.

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