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You will be asked to introduce yourself to the Sandpit members. Every authoring group has its own membership, so it is important to make a good initial impression on the community. Once you have done this, you are free to use all the resources in the group!  
 
You will be asked to introduce yourself to the Sandpit members. Every authoring group has its own membership, so it is important to make a good initial impression on the community. Once you have done this, you are free to use all the resources in the group!  
  
*create short text tests, ePortfolios and other subjective-assessment activities.
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*compile quizzes from the existing questions in the question bank.
 
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*compile quizzes and surveys from the existing questions in the question bank.
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*add your own questions and mix'n'match to create completely unique quizzes
 
*add your own questions and mix'n'match to create completely unique quizzes
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Try out a few different techiques. Once you understand how the basics work, look for a an authoring group in your subject, and join that.
 
Try out a few different techiques. Once you understand how the basics work, look for a an authoring group in your subject, and join that.

Revision as of 12:46, 19 July 2012

Most successful authors start by simply playing around in the Sandpit http://yacapaca.com/author/agroup_index.php?agroup=1064

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You will be asked to introduce yourself to the Sandpit members. Every authoring group has its own membership, so it is important to make a good initial impression on the community. Once you have done this, you are free to use all the resources in the group!

  • compile quizzes from the existing questions in the question bank.
  • add your own questions and mix'n'match to create completely unique quizzes

Try out a few different techiques. Once you understand how the basics work, look for a an authoring group in your subject, and join that.