Saturday, February 8, 2014

HOT POTATOES:a freeware tool

This great tool includes six applications to create interactive multiple-choice, short-answer, jumbled-sentence, crossword, matching/ordering and gap-fill exercises which can be published  on the web. You may use it for any purpose.

Tutorial for windows:

Example exercises:

Tutorial for the Masher program:

How to write good multiple choice questions:

How to write good multiple select questions:

How to make a traditional multiple choice test in Jquiz:

How to play MP3 files using flash:

SCORM 1.2 in Hot Potatoes:

How to make shuffling questions in JCloze:

Hacking Hot Potatoes:An introduction to customizing your exercises:

Hacking in Hot Potatoes:a little knowledge brings you a lot of power:

How to edit the source files:

Documentation for Hot Potatoes source files and placeholders:

This is an activity made by me which I inserted in a padlet: