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Moodle 1.9 for Second Language Teaching by Jeff Stanford

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Activity 3: Adding a sound extension to vocabulary lists

Aim: Help students practice the pronunciation of words in their vocabulary lists

Moodle modules: Database

Extra programs: NanoGong

Ease of setup: *

It's often useful to be able to add sound to a student activity. This activity provides an extension to Activity 10, Using a database to set up categorized vocabulary lists in Chapter 3, Vocabulary Activities. The addition will mean that students can read a word, see its definition, look at related words, and hear how it's pronounced.

This is a fairly simple operation, and is a matter of adding a recording to your existing definition. Your enhanced database would now look something like this:

Here's how to do it

  1. Click on the database you created ...

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