[Sugar-devel] Memorize Mod

Tony Anderson tony_anderson at usa.net
Wed Jan 13 13:16:02 EST 2016

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On 01/12/2016 04:54 AM, Sora Edwards-Thro wrote:
> Hi all,
> Gonzalo Odiard came up with a really neat way to use the art4apps 
> image library in Memorize. You match each image to its written 
> version. It's a great way to practice a second language or introduce 
> beginning readers to a first. Remember, Memorize has a text-to-speech 
> engine so it can read the words out loud, too. Super-cool.
> We've done this the long way in Haiti before (kids take pictures of 
> objects, I write out the English / French words for them), and 
> everyone's always been really enthusiastic about it.
> Problem is, the default thing that comes up when you launch a new 
> instance of Memorize is math flashcards. So, everyone knows it as the 
> "math activity."
> I'm currently putting together a literacy-focused build; we'd like to 
> add a Memorize that opens with a word-picture demo to it.
> If anyone's available to help making the needed modifications to 
> Memorize, please let me know. I have a feeling that others in the 
> community will find this version of it useful. There are other places 
> you can go to practice addition (+1 to TuxMath) but there aren't as 
> many tools available for language learners.
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