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Virtual Keyboard for Languages

Virtual Keyboard for Languages

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School
Arts, Languages & Cultures
Course
LALC11110 Foreign Language Awareness Group for Schools (FLAGS)
Themes
Assessment, Interactivity
Service
Producing interactive learning resources
This interactive language keyboard was developed for Russian language students. The on-screen virtual keyboard allows learners to answer quiz questions using Russian characters. Answers are submitted in Russian and feedback is provided on submission of student answers. The resource was used for formative assessment purposes.

Benefits:

  • Consolidating course materials and encouraging progression and better performance
  • Raising interest, attracting students' attention on a topic
  • Encouraging autonomous learning and students' responsibility for their learning
  • Re-usability for other languages and quiz questions