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Top 15 iPad Book Apps – Most Exceptional Use of Animation
"Here you will find the fifteen apps we consider to be simply exceptional for both the quality and contextual use of animation for storytelling in an iPad book app for children."
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Booktrack has created a new genre of digital storytelling entertainment. The patented technology lets anyone add a synchronized movie-style soundtrack—including music, ambient audio and sound effects—to an e-Book or other digital text content, with the audio paced to each individual’s reading speed. This innovative platform enables users to create and share stories—on a mobile or tablet device—in a unique and exciting way, transforming the “written” word.
If you like to write, there are many ways you can make money online and earn extra income on the Internet. You do not need to have a blog, or a website, or any prior knowledge of HTML or JAVA, or SEO,
Writing is a very personal practice, and as a result you have a million writing-focused apps to choose from.
Steven Poole: Lengthy pieces of writing are increasingly found on the very internet that pessimists blame for turning us into skim readers
Leitura, o significado do mundo DM.com.br A educação no Brasil é foco das atenções em todos os segmentos da nossa sociedade, sempre somos noticiados acerca de dados estatísticos, os quais revelam o baixo nível que permeiam o ensino público ou...
by JonathanCohen Are we really forgetting the art of reading? We are if you follow the media discussion that has been going on for several years now.
I’ll admit I’ve never used a sell sheet for book promotion. Instead, I like to get wicked awesome postcards printed on high quality stock. These I can hand out, put up or leave around indiscriminately.
“Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.” - Leonardo da Vinci What is Art? What is Poetry? For centuries, people have been asking the question what is art?
Por José Geraldo Gouvêa A tristeza do escritor é a de não ter tempo para escrever, não poder desenvolver as ideias que fervem na sua mente, e ao mesmo tempo não perceber que esse inexoravelmente se esgota, sem que a obra prima seja...
Por Cristine Tellier Numa estrutura clássica, espera-se que o herói desmascare o vilão e o liquide. Não hesite em sair do lugar-comum. É muito importante que seu herói funcione, assim como é fundamental que seu vilão funcione.
SA Jones, an Australian novelist, writes about her experience of reading "Wuthering Heights," and the impact it's had on her life and work.
Collaboration has gone Google. Create a story and then share your video.
This is a strange tool from Google which enables users to create a video of a dialogue or script being created. You can then add music and publish and share as a video clip. Here's a quick example I made. http://goo.gl/szE7WM
Create a story in three simple steps. No tutorials required. Quite useful for ELT.
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"The Internet has brought the world many things, but one of the things that really stands out, is making the world’s culture more accessible to the population. Projects that would have seemed impossible 20 years ago are now being accomplished in the blink of an eye. Google Books is legally scanning every book they can get their hands on and the Internet Archive is digitizing every public domain movie, song, book, and webpage..."
Researchers find that students’ reading comprehension was lower when they read books on electronic devices.
Corrupção vem do latim rumpere , ou romper, quebrar. Da mesma origem latina vem a palavra rota , através de ruptura , que virou rupta (um caminho aberto) no latim vulgar e está na origem do francês route , rota, e também de rotina ...
Could e-books actually get in the way of reading? In a study looking at students’ use of e-books created with Apple’s iBooks Author software, the Schugars discovered that the young readers often... [[ This is a content summary only.
Good writing has become an indispensable skill for success. Develop this habit to help your own writing turn the corner.
Here's an approach you can use to enhance your writing, branding, and more.
Creative writing exercises and prompts.
gerador de ideais para narrativas de ficção
I read a lot. When I was younger I read a lot of fiction and I wasn’t very critical. Nowadays my time is valuable. I expect to be entertained and to learn. Fiction rarely holds my interest — while some books are good, most are bad.
Um projeto imaginativo de John Locke transformou cabines telefônicas de New York, em mini bibliotecas. Qualquer um pode levar os livros para ler. E quem quiser deixar outros livros também é permitido.
Por Fabio Shiva “Alguns podem objetar que a vida, com muita frequência, é inverossímil. Exatamente. Só que a vida não está preocupada em convencer ninguém.