(Demonstration at the Internet Fair of the 37th Annual TESOL 2003 Convention and Exposition, Baltimore, Maryland)
URL for the Multimedia CALL Lessons: http://academics.smcvt.edu/cbauer-ramazani/multimediaCALLlessons.htm
Hardware requirements: Windows 95/98/NT/2000, XP; speakers
Specific browser or plugins required: Internet Explorer 5.0 (or higher), RealPlayer
Authoring materials used: Microsoft FrontPage 2000, Broadway (streaming video), PowerPoint, Word, Excel (Visual Basic), Pronunciation Power (CD-ROM), digital cameras, scanners, sound recording tools
authors of Multimedia CALL Lessons
The Multimedia CALL Lessons were authored in partial fulfillment of the graduate CALL course requirements at Saint Michael's College, and most of them were contributed by prospective ESL/EFL teachers in the CALL Online course. The lessons constitute the course participants' capstone project and are centered around extensive lesson plans which incorporate a variety of technologies. The purpose of each lesson is to engage ESL/EFL students in activities that improve their skills by interacting with a variety of technologies.