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by Tavin
Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Models and presentation
Topic: computer aided teaching
Replies: 0
Views: 2215

computer aided teaching

As most of you probably know, I make video tutorials of Origami models, so for me the use of computers in Origami teaching is a big topic. For example there are software's like the Origami player that use §D animation tin illustrate the folding process. - http://www.origamiplayer.com/ I personally l...
by Tavin
Thu Feb 02, 2012 1:44 pm
Forum: Didaktiks conference
Topic: 2010 conference
Replies: 1
Views: 1950

Re: 2010 conference

What a nice event, I really want to attend this year. Maybe I can even add some value by talking about my computer aided teaching method.
by Tavin
Tue Jan 31, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: Models and presentation
Topic: Tess Framing, how do you do yours?
Replies: 2
Views: 2818

Re: Tess Framing, how do you do yours?

During the Origami Meeting in Freising 2011 I sa wseveral people using strong magnets (nerdym or something) to present their art, that might be an option for you
by Tavin
Tue Jan 31, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: Children
Topic: How to teach Origami to young People?
Replies: 4
Views: 3794

Re: How to teach Origami to young People?

thanks, the tool-kit was useful in particular! My Czech is non-existent, but luckily the diagrams on (your?) Blog are good and so understandable without language. I like the improvement of the crane, I like this going away from "here is a instruction follow it" and rather "here is a instruction for ...
by Tavin
Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:59 pm
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: Gefaltete Schönheit – the most important book ever?
Replies: 4
Views: 3950

Re: Gefaltete Schönheit – the most important book ever?

I ordered a copy back when it was posted on the origami-mailing-list and I never regretted it.
Indeed this book contains really important information and needs to be translated, at least into English.
by Tavin
Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:54 pm
Forum: Forum rules - please read!
Topic: How to post Word documents
Replies: 4
Views: 5621

Re: How to post Word documents

Or you just install the BullzipPDF-Printer link
it will show up as a printer in any program that can print but will give out a PDF instead of a sheet of paper.
by Tavin
Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:50 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: contents of ideal book?
Replies: 3
Views: 3568

Re: contents of ideal book?

a book that should educate origami teachers or a book that teaches origami? If the later: *How to read diagrams, how to cope with bad diagrams (= don't focus on your diagramming style also mention what other symbols are used) *The Crane and the story behind it *The history of Origami (I think it is ...
by Tavin
Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:20 pm
Forum: Children
Topic: How to teach Origami to young People?
Replies: 4
Views: 3794

How to teach Origami to young People?

I'm rather new to teaching and held my first course about one year ago, for six months each week. It thought school children age 10-15 it was a group of 5-10 . My Problem was that quite a few of them did not show to much interest and got rather bored. I managed to learn from my mistakes and improve ...
by Tavin
Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:13 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: origami books that include a bibliography
Replies: 16
Views: 11340

Re: origami books that include a bibliography

I think your Project calls for a wiki, for example mediawiki (it's the software behind wikipedia). There are a lot of different wiki softwares around. For example: You could make the Main Page a big sortable list, with each booktitles linking to a review and the Names of the Author linking to biogra...