I.P.A. Hangman

IPA Hangman

This learning object takes the original hangman word game and puts a spin on it. Students learning the international Phonetic Alphabet listen to sound files and drag the appropriate IPA symbols to the placeholders. Each wrong move brings the main character closer to peril! Thirty-six different random loading words in “Easy” “Moderate” and “Difficult” levels keep students on their toes.

The learning objects architecture is Flash/XML based which allows it to be re-used as a foreign language or iconographic tool.

Play the demo version of IPA Hangman

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About Britt Carr

I am the founder and Creative Director for Advanced Authoring, a company dedicated to making learning more interactive and engaging, and sometimes even portable. I have spent the last 15 years consulting as an Instructional Designer and Technology Specialist for multiple universities' Learning Technologies units. I was responsible for helping faculty and teaching staff include learning objects into their courses. In this role I help faculty develop both personal and distance learning websites, interactive media, and advanced presentations technology. From my innovative work in the field, I have been recognized by Adobe Systems as a worldwide Higher Education Leader. Before assisting universities, I worked as an Internet Strategist for Macromedia, Inc. I created and managed Macromedia’s Innovation Award program which highlighted web developer’s talents and ground-breaking use of rich media in the education and e-Learning fields. I am a certified Macromedia Flash Designer and hold a B.S. in Broadcasting from Northern Arizona University and a M.Ed. in Educational Media and Computers from Arizona State University.

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