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Summary of courses

Page history last edited by Heike Philp 10 years, 3 months ago

Here we have listed all of the courses we have run under the Avalon project. (In some of the courses, the expert teachers were from the Avalon project community. In other cases, we drew in and involved other expert teachers from the virtual world teaching community).

 


 

 

Italian for beginners 1

Main venue: Kamimo Island

Teacher: Luisa Panichi (Avalon Partner no. ..)

Avalon support and coordination: Christel Schneider (Avalon partner no. ...)

Duration and times: 10 lessons, one hour and a half each (21.00-22.30) from April... to June...2009

Call and recruitment: The call for the course was issued directly to students who had already attended the Italian for beginners course run by.... (add link). Most of the students were recruited from here with a few additional students joining from...

 

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Lesson 7

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Lesson 9

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Lesson 10 June 2009

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Italian for beginners 2

Main venue: Avalon learning Island

Teacher: Anna Begonia (invited SL community teacher and expert)

Avalon support and coordination: Luisa Panichi (P. no..), Christel Schneider, Gerhilde Meissl-Egghart

Duration: 10 lessons; each lesson was one hour and a half long (21.00-22.30); 12 July-12 August 2010

Call and recruitment: the course was advertised on the project ning (link), through Partner Grenzenlos and through emailing to target communities and second life group notices.

 

Lesson 1 12 July 2010

Number of participants: 11

 

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Lesson 2 15 July 2010

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Lesson 3 19 July 2010

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Lesson 4 22 July 2010

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Lesson 5 26 July 2010

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Lesson 6 29 July 2010

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Lesson 7 2 August 2010

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Lesson 8 5 August 2010

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Lesson 9 9 August 2010

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Lesson 10 12 August 2010

Number of participants 25??

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North Sami 1 A

Venues:  SL (Wonderful Denmark; Humlab Islans 1 and 2; Animal Island; Muinjij Island) 10%; and Adobe Connect 10%; 80% Self-study in LMS Cambro.

Teacher: Hanna Outakoski (University of Umeå)

Avalon support and coordination: Mats Deutschmann, Luisa Panichi

Duration: 8 January - 6 June 2010;  Self-study in learning management system (Cambro) at 10 hours per week; 12 one hour Adobe Connect sessions from 20.00- 21.00; 5 one-hour sessions in Second Life from 21.00-22.00 CET and 5 hours in SL for group or pair work.

Call and recruitment: students were enrolled in a Sami language course at the University of Umeå (Associate partner of Avalon) for 7.5 credits. (Part to of the North Sami for Benniners. Part two "Practical North Sami Language Proficiency. pdf to course description: http://www.umu.se/utbildning/program-kurser/kurs/?currentView=syllabus&code=1SA090).

Lesson 1 date 10.02.2010 1 HOUR 

Number of participants 12

 

 

Lesson 2 Date 24.02.2010 1 HOUR

Number of participants 8

 

 

Lesson 3 Date 3.03.2010 2 HOURS

Number of participants 5

 

 

Lesson 4 Date: 7.04.2010 3 HOURS

Number of participants 6

 

 

Lesson 5 Date: 28.04.2010 2 HOURS

Number of participants 1 in SL and 2 through Adobe connect

 

PLUS UNSCHEDULED STUDENT MEETINGS

 

 

North Sami 1 b

Venues:  SL (Sprakens Hus  on Humlab 2; Wonderful Denmark, Animal Island,  Greenies Home, Pairwork Area British Council Island, Edulapland) and Adobe Connect

Teacher: Hanna Outakoski (University of Umeå)

Avalon support and coordination: Mats Deutschmann, Luisa Panichi

Duration: 30 August 2010 -16 Jan 2011;  Self-study in learning management system (Cambro) at 10 hours per week; 12 one hour Adobe Connect sessions from 11.00-12.00 alternating with 10.30-11.30; 10 one-hour sessions in Second Life (12.00-13 alternating with 11.30.12.30) and 10 hours in SL for group or pair work. 3 physical face-to-face meetings/seminars with the teacher at a location called Gellivare 300 km from the University main campus (closer to the main student base: 9 students out of 19).

Call and recruitment: students were enrolled in a Sami language course at the University of Umeå (Associate partner of Avalon) for 7.5 credits. (Module of the North Sami for Beginners. Part two "Practical North Sami Language Proficiency. pdf to course description: http://www.umu.se/utbildning/program-kurser/kurs/?currentView=syllabus&code=1SA090).

 

Lesson 1 16.09.2010 

Number of participants 7

 

 

Lesson 2 21.09.2010

Number of participants 7

 

Lesson 3 30.09.2010

Number of participants 6

 

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Lesson 6 19.10.2010

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North Sami 2

Venues:  SL (Student exploration of SL..... ....) and Adobe Connect

Teacher: Hanna Outakoski (University of Umeå)

Avalon support and coordination: Mats Deutschmann, Luisa Panichi

Duration: 4.11.2010 - 16 Jan 2011;  Self-study in learning management system (Cambro) at 20 hours per week; 2 one hour Adobe Connect sessions for Sl support; Student group work in SL (time .....................).1 physical face-to-face meetings/seminar with the teacher at a location called Kiruna 500 km from the University main campus (this is location where all students are based).

Call and recruitment: students were enrolled in a Sami language course at the University of Umeå (Associate partner of Avalon) for 7.5 credits. (Module of North Sami Language Proficiency 2: http://www.sprak.umu.se/utbildning/kurser/kurs/?currentView=syllabus&code=1SA092

 

Debating course 1

Main venue: Avalaon and Kamimo Island

Teacher: Mats Deutschmann, Gary Motteram 

Avalon support and coordination: Nicholas Sheppard, Gary Motteram, Mats Deutschmann

Duration:6 weeks from March 2009-early May 2009

Call and recruitment: From university network at Mid Sweden, Pisa, Manchester University and University of Central Missouri. 

 

Lesson 1: registration and introduction

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Location (in SL): Kamimo island

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polling tool (Interactive Polling tool v.1 - creator Azwaldo Villota - owner Bryan Mnemonic: located on Kamimo)

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Lesson 2: theoretical framework

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Lesson 3: Work in groups

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Lesson 6: Final Debate

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Business English 1A

Main venue: Business Barn (Avalon Learning)

Teacher: Graham Stanley

Avalon support and coordination: Gerhilde Meissl-Egghart, Heike Philp

Duration: 9 lessons, one hour and a half each (21.00-22.30) once every 2 weeks from September 22nd to December 15th 2009. Additionally, participants were encouraged to meet in groups once every 2 weeks when there were no classes. For the last three lessons we decided to combine the two groups (Business English 1A & 1B) because of dropouts in Business English 1B.

Call and recruitment: The call for the course was issued directly to Grenzenlos students with a few additional students recruited directly from Second Life

 

Lesson 1 – Introduction to Second Life (Part 1)

Number of participants: 9

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley

 

Location (in SL): Sandbox (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): True/False platforms

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): SL skills notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): none

 

Lesson 2 – Introduction to Second Life (Part 2)

Number of participants: 9

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn / Village (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): nome

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): SL skills notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): none

 

Lesson 3 – Business English course 1 (Introduction)

Number of participants: 10

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn (Avalon Learning)

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2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 1 notecards / presentation slides

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): course outline / forum

 

Lesson 4 - Business English course 2 (Get inspired!)

Number of participants: 7

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley

 

Location (in SL): Pier (Avalon Learning) / VHEA (job agency) / Greenies / Wonderful Denmark

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 2 notecards

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 5 - Business English course 3 (Business discussion)

Number of participants 7

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley

 

Location (in SL): Business barn / The huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 3 notecards

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 6 - Business English course 4 (Job interviews)

Number of participants 8

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley

 

Location (in SL): Business barn (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 4 notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 7 - Business English course 5 (Project plan)

Number of participants 6

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley, Joe Pereira (teachers)

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn / Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 5 notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 8 - Business English course 6 (Mentor presentation)

Number of participants 7

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley, Joe Pereira (teachers) ; Kyle Mawer, Heike Philp, Gerhilde Meissl-Egghartc (mentors)

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn / Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 6 notecards

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 9 - Business English course 6 (Final presentation to 'dragons')

Number of participants 7

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley, Joe Pereira (teachers); Gary Motteram, Judith Molka-Danielsen (Business 'dragons')

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn / Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): participant objects / 'Avalon Euros' (prize)

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 6 notecards / participant created slides

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

 

Business English 1B

Main venue: Business Barn, Avalon Learning

Teacher: Joe Pereira

Avalon support and coordination: Gerhilde Meissl-Egghart

9 lessons, one hour and a half each (21.00-22.30) once every 2 weeks from September 22nd to December 15th 2009. Additionally, participants were encouraged to meet in groups once every 2 weeks when there were no classes. For the last three lessons we decided to combine the two groups (Business English 1A & 1B) because of dropouts in Business English 1B.

Call and recruitment: The call for the course was issued directly to Grenzenlos students with a few additional students recruited via the British Council

 

Lesson 1 – Introduction to Second Life (Part 1)

Number of participants: 9

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira

 

Location (in SL): Sandbox (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): True/False platforms

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): SL skills notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): none

 

Lesson 2 – Introduction to Second Life (Part 2)

Number of participants: 9

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn / Village (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): nome

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): SL skills notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): none

 

Lesson 3 – Business English course 1 (Introduction)

Number of participants: 10

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory):

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 1 notecards / presentation slides

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): course outline / forum

 

Lesson 4 - Business English course 2 (Get inspired!)

Number of participants: 7

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira

 

Location (in SL): Pier (Avalon Learning) / VHEA (job agency) / Greenies / Wonderful Denmark

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 2 notecards

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 5 - Business English course 3 (Business discussion)

Number of participants 7

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira

 

Location (in SL): Business barn / The huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 3 notecards

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 6 - Business English course 4 (Job interviews)

Number of participants 8

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira

 

Location (in SL): Business barn (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 4 notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 7 - Business English course 5 (Project plan)

Number of participants 6

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley, Joe Pereira (teachers)

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn / Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 5 notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 8 - Business English course 6 (Mentor presentation)

Number of participants 7

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley, Joe Pereira (teachers); Kyle Mawer, Heike Philp, Gerhilde Meissl-Egghartc (mentors)

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn / Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 6 notecards

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): forum

 

Lesson 9 - Business English course 7 (Final presentation to 'dragons')

Number of participants 7

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Graham Stanley, Joe Pereira (teachers), Judith Molka-Danielsen (Business 'dragons')

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn / Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): participant objects / 'Avalon Euros' (prize)

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): business course 6 notecards / participant created slides

LMS resources used (quizzes, etc.): forum

 

 

Business English 2

 

Main venue: Sandbox Avalon Learning

Teachers: Joe Pereira & Holly Longstroth (and Graham Stanley)

Avalon support and coordination: Graham Stanley

Duration and times: B1+ level. 6 lessons, one hour-and-a-half each (20.00-21.30 GMT) once every week from May 25th to June 29th 2010.

Call and recruitment: For the second iteration of the Business English course, the call for the course was issued directly through the Avalon Ning, various mailing lists and communities of practice. Additionally, some students recruited directly via the British Council.

 

Lesson 1 - Introductions

Number of participants 14

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira, Graham Stanley

 

Location (in SL): Arrivals area, Business Barn, Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): simple circular seating

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

http://www.scribd.com/doc/31951938/01-AVALON-Business-English-May-2010 

 

Lesson 2 - Interviews

Number of participants 10

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira & Holly Longstroth

 

Location (in SL): Sandbox (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): presentation board

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

http://www.scribd.com/doc/32264344/02-AVALON-Business-English-June-01-2010 

 

Lesson 3 – Get inspired!

Number of participants 10

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira & Holly Longstroth

 

Location (in SL): Sandbox, Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): Opinionator, timer, sofas, presentation board

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards, websites

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

http://www.scribd.com/doc/32574181/03-AVALON-Business-English-June-01-2010 

 

Lesson 4 - Project Plan

Number of participants 10

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira & Holly Longstroth

 

Location (in SL): Sandbox, Huts (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): chairs

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

 

Lesson 5 Presentation Preparation

Number of participants 9

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira & Holly Longstroth

 

Location (in SL): Sandbox (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

 

Lesson 6 – Final Presentation to 'dragons'

Number of participants 9

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Joe Pereira & Holly Longstroth (teachers); Gerhilde Meissl-Egghart, Heike Philp, Graham Stanley (business 'dragons')

 

Location (in SL): Business Barn

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): none

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

  

 

FCE Speaking Skills 1

 

Main venue: Arrivals Area, Huts, Pairwork space, (Avalon Learning)

Teacher: Kyle Mawer (teacher), Graham Stanley (facilitator)

Avalon support and coordination: Graham Stanley

Duration: 6 lessons, one hour each (19.00-20.00 GMT) once every week from May 26th to June 30th 2010.

Call and recruitment: For this variation of the Debating course, the call for the course was issued directly through the Avalon Ning, various mailing lists and communities of practice. Additionally, some students recruited directly via the British Council.

Call for participants: http://www.scribd.com/doc/31099394/AVALON-FCE-Speaking-Skills-May-2010

Pre-course information: http://www.scribd.com/doc/31718837/AVALON-FCE-Speaking-Skills-Instructions

 

Lesson 1 – Introductions & Part 1 of FCE oral

Number of participants 20

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Kyle Mawer (teacher), Graham Stanley (facilitator)

 

Location (in SL): Arrivals Area, Huts, Pairwork space, (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory):

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://fcespeakingskills.grouply.com/ forum / pages &

http://www.scribd.com/doc/31970747/AVALON-FCE-Speaking-Skills-Class-01 (info)

 

Lesson 2 - Part 2 of FCE oral

Number of participants 26

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Kyle Mawer (teacher), Graham Stanley (facilitator)

 

Location (in SL): Arrivals Area, Huts, Pairwork space, (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): FCE photo boards

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

 

Lesson 3 - Part 3 of FCE oral

Number of participants 13

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Kyle Mawer (teacher), Graham Stanley (facilitator)

 

Location (in SL): Arrivals Area, Huts, Pairwork space, (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): FCE photo boards

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

 

Lesson 4 - Part 4 of FCE oral

Number of participants 10

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Kyle Mawer (teacher), Graham Stanley (facilitator)

 

Location (in SL): Arrivals Area, Huts, Pairwork space, (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): FCE photo boards

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

 

Lesson 5 - FCE oral overview

Number of participants 11

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Kyle Mawer (teacher), Graham Stanley (facilitator)

 

Location (in SL): Arrivals Area, Huts, Pairwork space, (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): FCE photo boards

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

 

Lesson 6 - FCE oral (complete mock oral)

Number of participants 11

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Kyle Mawer,Graham Stanley (examiners)

 

Location (in SL): Arrivals Area, Huts, Pairwork space, (Avalon Learning)

3D objects used (from your inventory): FCE photo boards

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): notecards

LMS resources used (quizes, etc.): http://www.grouply.com forum / pages

  

 

German for Beginners 1

 

Summary

http://avalonlearning.pbworks.com/German-Course

Main venue: AVALON Learning and various other sites

 

Teacher:  Nika (Hajnalka) Beck aka Dorka Nemeth has been graduate teaching assistant and lecturer at the University of Göttingen in the department of intercultural German language and literature studies and in the lecturate German as a Foreign Language as well as graduate chairperson of the project IDIAL. She studied German languages and literature and Slavonic studies at the college of education Karloy Eszterhazy in Eger (Hungary) as well as at the University of Göttingen. In 2007 she received further qualification for German as a foreign language (DaF) and in 2008 she qualified as live online teacher. Beck has been involved in teaching at a distance in real-time since 2005 and this led to a co-development of an online learning plattfrom with an Hungarian company from 2006 to 2007. She has been teaching in Second Life since 2007.

 

Avalon support and coordination: Grenzenlos lokal support by Stefan Schmid aka Stefan Fireflight

Duration: 10 weeks

Call and recruitment: Grenzenlos

 

Lesson 1

Theme: Greetings

Number of participants: 11

  • Asli Armann aka Asli Chayoo, Turkey
  • Agate Gludina aka Gia Composer, Lettland
  • Nil Yüce aka Nilantha Draconia, Turkey
  • Maja Panevska aka Majaleon2010 Rae, Macedonia
  • Beatriz Pena Sanz aka Beatricita Batista,
  • Sezen Albaz aka Jacqueline Eberdene, Lettland
  • Kim Jacobsen aka Kim Drachis, Norway
  • Shaul Huber aka Karoly63 Bravitz, been living in Vienna for about 2 decades, originally from Israel (63 years old, not a volunteer worker)
  • Johanna Mosquera aka Hermusita McAuley, Columbien
  • Michael Hart aka Mishael Westminster, Canada (not Grenzenlos related, participant from Canada who asked for some German lessons)
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Teacher/actor/facilitator: Nika Beck and Heike Philp

 

Location (in SL): AVALON Learning Island Sandbox

3D objects used (from your inventory): large oversize maps of Europe and the world

2D materials used (slides, text, etc):  none in class 

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.):  

Wolkenkratzer, Lehrwerk für Deutsch als Fremdsprache , Lektion 1, Übung 13

http://zentrum.homedns.org/imik/wolke3/wolke_content/kb/lektion1.php

 

Lesson 2

Theme: Greetings and simple dialogues like how are you

Number of participants  10

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Beck/ Philp

 

Location (in SL):  AVALON Learning Island Sandbox

3D objects used (from your inventory):  large oversize maps of Europe and the world and some boards with dialogues on them "How are you"

2D materials used (slides, text, etc):  - none in class

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.):

Wolkenkratzer, Lehrwerk für Deutsch als Fremdsprache , Lektion 1, Übung 13

http://zentrum.homedns.org/imik/wolke3/wolke_content/kb/lektion1.php

and Wolkenkratzer, Lehrwerk für Deutsch als Fremdsprache , Lektion 1, Übung 4, "Sie und du"

http://zentrum.homedns.org/imik/wolke3/wolke_content/kb/lektion1.php?uid=4

 

Lesson 3

Theme: Numbers

Number of participants  8

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Beck/ Philp

 

Location (in SL): AVALON Learning Sandbox

3D objects used (from your inventory):  dice and balls for counting, gates for football

2D materials used (slides, text, etc):  none in class

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.):

Wolkenkratzer, Lehrwerk für Deutsch als Fremdsprache , Lektion 1, Übung 25

http://zentrum.homedns.org/imik/wolke3/wolke_content/kb/lektion1.php?uid=25

 

Lesson 4

Theme: Sightseeing in Second Life and visiting real-life places like

virtual Munich, Cologne and Berlin of the 20s

Number of participants 6

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Philp

 

Location (in SL): Virtual Cologne, Munich and Berlin of the 20s

Virtual Munich
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Munich%20City/50/50/50

Dome in Cologne
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Koelner%20Dom/6/128/35

Berlin of the 20s
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dudintsev/126/58/500

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): none

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): none

 

Lesson 5

Theme: Animal names and visit to the virtual zoo

Number of participants 6

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Beck/ Philp

 

Location (in SL): Neunkirchen Saar Zoo - the biggest zoo in Second Life with more than 200 animals in a lovely created landscape
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Neunkirchen%20Saar/116/123/27

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): none in class

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.):

Wolkenkratzer, Lehrwerk für Deutsch als Fremdsprache, Lektion 15 Übung 1

http://zentrum.homedns.org/imik/wolke3/wolke_content/kb/lektion15.php 

 

Lesson 6

Number of participants: 5

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Philp

 

Location (in SL): AVALON Learning

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): none

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.): none

 

The lesson was used to confirm with the course participants whether they have enrolled correctly in the learning management session.

 

Lesson 7

Number of participants: 6

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Beck/ Philp

 

Location (in SL): Doctor's ward, dental room etc. provided by Inge Qunhua

Danish Vision which is a private initiative by Inge Qunhua who built open rooms with replicas for doctor visits, dentists, eye doctors, operating theatre etc.
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Danish%20Visions/36/217/25

3D objects used (from your inventory): as provided by Inge

2D materials used (slides, text, etc):

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.):

Doktor, body parts, pains and illnesses

http://zentrum.homedns.org/imik/wolke3/wolke_content/kb/lektion8.php?uid=14

 

Lesson 8 - CANCELLED because of a group training

Number of participants: 0

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator:

 

Location (in SL):

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Lesson 9

Number of participants: 5

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Beck/ Philp

 

Location (in SL): A romatic parc

Wdt planet, an attempt to create Alice in Wonderland in Second Life
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/WDT%20Planet/166/68/674

WDT Planet
http://www.wdtplanet.com/wdt/

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): none

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.):

Traumpartner

http://zentrum.homedns.org/imik/wolke3/wolke_content/kb/lektion14.php?uid=4 

 

Lesson 10

Number of participants: 8

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: Beck/ Philp

 

Location (in SL): Japan resort, a tropical island

Japan resort
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Japan%20Resort/124/125/22

3D objects used (from your inventory): none

2D materials used (slides, text, etc): none

LMS ressources used (quizes, etc.):

Urlaub

http://zentrum.homedns.org/imik/wolke3/wolke_content/kb/lektion12.php?uid=1 

 

Business Talking

 

Course Launch - 17 September 2009

 

Number of participants:

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: David Richardson

 

Location (in SL): Avalon Learning Welcome Area

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Lesson 1 - 23 September 2009

 

Number of participants:

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: David Richardson

 

Location (in SL): Avalon Learning Peer Gynt Rotunda

3D objects used (from your inventory):

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Lesson 2 - 7 October 2009

 

Number of participants:

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: David Richardson

 

Location (in SL): Avalon Learning Peer Gynt Rotunda

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Lesson 3 - 28 October 2009

 

Number of participants:

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: David Richardson

 

Location (in SL): Avalon Learning Peer Gynt Rotunda

3D objects used (from your inventory):

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Lesson 4 - 18 November 2009

 

Number of participants:

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: David Richardson

 

Location (in SL): Avalon Learning Peer Gynt Rotunda

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Lesson 5 . 2 December 2009

 

Number of participants:

 

Teacher/actor/facilitator: David Richardson

 

Location (in SL): Avalon Learning Peer Gynt Rotunda

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Catering Tandem

 

 

 

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