• Let's Start: TOPIC I

    Introductory Sequence

    During week 1 of the course, participants will

    • become familiar with the layout of this platform 
    • get acquainted with the other members of UpCycle Learning & Resources
    • get acquainted with  FlipGrid, PadletScreencast-o-Matic, and related audio/video tutorial tools
    • get acquainted with Moodle Editor. 
    • brainstorm and discuss topical issues of concern in teaching EFL to learners around the world, including:
      • finding, 
      • making, and 
      • using affordable resources

     

    Let's begin by introducing ourselves in the forum below.

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      Week 1: Introductions


      Welcome to Upcycle Learning & Resources.



      BEFORE YOU DO ANYTHING ELSE, 

      WATCH THE DO-IT-YOURSELF VIDEOS.


      Create a Discussion Forum Page - 

      Label Your Name and the word: Introduction

      Example: Mary Lamb Introduction


      Make an Introductory FlipGrid 
      Tell us about yourself in 60 seconds or less. Copy the link of the FlipGrid video.

      Return to your Introduction Forum Discussion Page

      1. Post a reply to your Introduction Forum Discussion Page. 
      2. Paste the link to your FlipGrid video here. 


      Create a REPLY FlipGrid VIDEO

      Respond to at least 2 other participants. 

      Watch each participant's Introduction FlipGrid. 

      Share what you discovered from their video in the  Introduction Forum Discussion Page

      How? 

      1. Copy the link for each FlipGrid reply you created(at least 2 participants). 
      2. Paste your REPLY Link into each participant's Introduction Forum Discussion Page.

      UPCYCLE LEARNING & RESOURCES

      Do-It-Yourself Videos
      1. What are FlipGrid Introductions?
      2. Download a Flipgrid
      3. Reply to a Flipgrid
      4. Activate a Link for viewing