Quiz, Game and Animation Tools

  • Educational Gaming Commons at Penn State is available as "A community of users who will support both physical and virtual infrastructure to promote the broad impact of gaming within the teaching, learning, and research environment."

  • Hot Potatoes describes itself as follows: "The Hot Potatoes suite includes six applications, enabling you to create interactive multiple-choice, short-answer, jumbled-sentence, crossword, matching/ordering and gap-fill exercises for the World Wide Web. Hot Potatoes is not freeware, but it is free of charge for those working for publicly-funded non-profit-making educational institutions, who make their pages available on the web."

  • StudyMate is a fee-based resource that allows instructors to create template-based games and Flash-based activities. 

  • HapYak should this be here or on the video page or both??

  • DoInk is a free, easy-to-use i-pad application for creating drawings and animations. It includes a huge library of user-created "props" that you can add to your animations!