Friday, July 12, 2013

Word Clouds with Tagxedo

Ridhima Puri:
  1.   Indian Monuments

2. Hindi Alphabet


Indian Festivals

Madhu Maheswari - Animals

Technology Enhanced Lesson Plans-2013

Become a MERLOT Peer Reviewer



Become a MERLOT Peer Reviewer and GRAPE Camp Information

MERLOT has developed training for Peer Reviewers to ensure that they become familiar with MERLOT processes and policies on Peer Review. MERLOT Management conducts GRAPE Camp (Getting Reviewers Accustomed to the Process of Evaluation) to train Peer Reviewers on a regular basis. GRAPE Camp consists of a series of three one-hour workshops online, one per week.  In these webinars, participants will:
  • Develop an understanding of MERLOT
  • Learn how MERLOT evaluates Learning Materials
  • Conduct a group review
  • Complete an Individual Review
  • Learn how to use the Workspace tool, and
  • Introduce participants to the Editorial Board of their disciplines. 
The webinars include people from a variety of disciplines and is archived so participants can review the material as needed. For information about GRAPE Camp, contact Cathy Swift . You can read a little more about GRAPE Camp by downloading our brochure.
GRAPE Camps are scheduled for Summer 2013 in:
  • June - Tuesdays (18, 25, July 2nd) - 11 AM Eastern/ 8 AM Pacific
  • July - Wednesdays (10, 17, 24) - 5 PM Eastern/2 PM Pacific
  • August - Tuesdays (6, 13, 20) - 11 AM Eastern/ 8 AM Pacific
To register for any one of these sessions or questionnaire.

to sign up for asynchronous sessions, please complete the short form

NOVAStartalk 2013- Integrative Performance Assessment (IPA) Project

 Ridhima, Kanika, Nelly

Intercultural Presentation of Indian and Arabic Dances by Kanika Puri, Ridhima Puri and Nelly Taha

Ksenia and Muna
Flipped online lesson including Brainshark, Google Hangouts and Polleverywhere.
Planning a trip abroad.

Rozita Mostofi and Gita Sadeh
Here is my project on My Brain Shark:


Ein Elhayah Fahmy, Naima Mustapha, and Nady Abdal-Ghafar

Teachers Favorite Links

Ein Elhayah Fahmy 

 The following website show the useful links for both teachers and students. Can you believe I achieve all that in one day?
http://www.langwitches.org (for Arabic Keyboard)

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

NOVAStartTalk- PhotoPeach

Naima's Sldieshow on PhotoPeach Naima's Sldieshow on PhotoPeach Naima's Sldieshow on PhotoPeach Ein Fahmy: أسرتيon PhotoPeach Farideh Jahanbin: Nature on PhotoPeach Gita Sadeh: جاهای دیدنی ایران on PhotoPeach

Kanika:Straight from India on PhotoPeach Straight from India :) on PhotoPeach Straight from India :) on PhotoPeach

NOVAStartalk 2013- Movie Maker

Naima's Movie Maker Demo Nady Abdal-Gaffer:Lebanese Style Breakfast Aliftar Describe to us what you usually have for breakfast every Saturday morning. ماذا تأكلون في الفطور كل يوم سبت عادة ؟

NOVAStartalk 2013- PicMonkey Collage

Naima's Collage PicMonkey Photo
Nady Abdal-Gaffer
Gita Sadeh گیتا ساده I used picmonkey to make a banner of si-yo-se pol ( 33 Span Bridge) in Isfehan – Iran ( سی و سه پل ( اصفهان – ایران
Rozita Moastofi Please check out my picmonkey project.

Monday, July 8, 2013

NOVA Startalk 2013-Prezi

Naima Mustapha Muna Rehman This is my prezi Nelly Taha Rozita Mostofi Kanika Puri Link to my Prezi! Its a visit to India’s city, Chandigarh. Ridhima

NOVA Startalk 2013- Voki

Naima Mustaph

Emma Lin

Farideh Jahanbin

Gita Sadeh

Kanika Puri

NOVA Startalk 2013- Vocaroo


Friday, July 5, 2013

Trip to the Art Museum

Basma Abed and Ola Adiyeh
Farideh Jahanbin and Gita Sadeh Nelly, Ein, and Mohamed

NOVA Startalk 2013- ScreenChomp

Here are the ScreenChomp videos created by our Farsi instructors, Rozita A Mostofi, Parivash K Eidizadeh, Farideh N Jahanbin, and Gita Sadeh Shariat:

NOVA Startalk 2013- Voicethread

Gita Sadeh

Hsiujane Chang

NOVAStartalk 2013- Animoto

Emma Lin

Hsiujane Chang

NOVAStartalk 2013- Toondoo

Naima Mustapha

NOVAStartalk 2013-MyBrainShark

Parivash K. Eidizadeh

Yue Zheng



Rozita A Mostofi- Parivash K Eidizadeh - Farideh N Jahanbin - Gita Sadeh Shariat

Ola Adiyeh

Ein Elhayah Fahmy

Bassma Abad

NOVAStartalk 2013-Padlet

Startalk 2013 Introductions:

Lifeng Hu:

Emma Lin:


Kanika Puri:

Yue Zheng:


Ein Fahmy:


Yue Zheng:

 Hsiujane Chang:

NOVAStartalk 2013- Weebly

My Arabic Class
Naima Mustapha



NOVAStartalk 2013- Blogs

 Bassma Abad

Ein Fahmy

Farideh Jahanbin

Gita Sadeh

Mohamed A Abdel Rahman

Nady Abdal-Gaffer

Nelly Taha


Rozita Mostofi

Ola Adiyeh

Parivash K. Eidizadeh

Yue Zheng

Muna Rehman

Ksenia Kologrieva

Muna Rehman