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Game-based learning is here to stay

Switch that radio off while you are studying! No TV until you finish your homework! Remember those? Well my kid is not even slightly interested in radio or TV, during homework or as a reward for after. Computers, and the internet, have her attention. I recently came across a very interesting article by Justin Boyle, who a tutor, editor and designer, who works in Link
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Target Market

Our target market for the BobbekinWorld e-Books is teachers, parents and grandparents. Ultimately, the child, of course. We believe that the children growing up nowadays will enjoy in-depth animation in e-Books. So far, most animated e-Books for children show wriggling hippo’s and ducks that swim around a boat, we believe that Real Time Animation is the next step. When a parent becomes involved in
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About Crowdfunding

Whether you are completely new to crowdfunding or familiar with it since its start back in 2009; stories of crowdfunding successes and failures will become more and more common. There is a lot going on when it comes to crowdfunding, and it is certainly worthwhile catching your attention. Come take a look and see what all the fuss is about! We decided to start
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The evaluation of e-Books for children

E-books are commonplace these days. First generation readers offered a basic digital version of a printed book. The experience was similar to reading a traditional paper book, with the major difference the scrolling through pages instead of turning them over. Today’s devices offer more possibilities. These “enhanced” e-Books offer a completely new and different reading experience. Often bought as apps, these e-Books provide lots
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The BobbekinWorld – by Klaus Oestreicher

Professor Dr Klaus Oestreicher FHEA I FCIM I FInstSMM I FCIPM I FPMA I MCIPR Chartered MarketerCIM I Accredited PractitionerCIPR The BobbeKin World In 2001 Marc Prensky published his influential article about the difference between Digital Natives and Digital Immigrants. Prensky’s paper divides our world into two ‘classes’, those, who grew up in the era of analogue technologies and those, who were growing up
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Video Contests, Film Festivals, and Awards

Press Release R2-D2 Creator Tony Dyson, Marvel Writer Michael Lent, Grammy Nom Barry Goldberg, Gemini Winner Ron Proulx, Industry Leaders from FOX, Pixar Judge New Media Film Festival Movies and Musical artists tell stories that can stay with you for a lifetime. New Media Film Festival honours stories worth telling and has brought on a stunning array of esteemed judges to cast their vote
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BobbekinWorld Publications

ONE DOLLAR -  A Loving Thought: Membership of our children’s club (with benefits of freebies and  special offers) A personal thank you on BobbekinWorld Facebook Fan Page (your name – with a heartfelt thank you from all the characters from BobbekinWorld) FIVE DOLLARS – Clive’s Pocket Money: Membership of our children’s club (with benefits of freebies and  special offers) A personal thank you on
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Support the Bobbekins

Tony Dyson, the creator of R2-D2, the most loved robot in the world, is launching children’s e-Books with advanced animation, “BobbekinWorld” These e-Books combine video, music and still images of cute little characters called Bobbekins, more interactive than ever before, taking full advantage of new media to create some engaging stories that children really love. With going to Indiegogo, we are actually pre-selling our
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Indiegogo BobbekinWorld

Tony Dyson, the creator of R2-D2, the most loved robot in the world, launches kid’s e-Books with advanced animation, “BobbekinWorld” These e-Books combine video, music and still images of cute little characters called Bobbekins, more interactive than ever before, taking full advantage of new media to create some engaging stories that children really love. To read all about the project and to support, click
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About Netdreamer Publications

We are a virtual publishing company, specialising in children’s books for educational and life experience. We have been working with real time animation since 2011 and believe it has a great potential as a teaching tool. We are convinced that the published material available today for tablets and e-readers falls very short to its full potential. We believe that the sophisticated child, born and
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The animated videos that appear on the pages of our multi-media e-Book

These are the videos that appear in the pages of our new advanced media e-Book. You will find these videos and the text in our publication. This is the start of the magical BobbekinWorld series. Want to know more? go HERE


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5 Questions Parents Should Ask Before Hiring a Daycare Provider

Choosing a childcare provider for your child is a difficult task.  After all, how do you determine a virtual stranger’s worthiness when it comes to caring for the person you most value in life?  Fortunately, you can find a reputable and trustworthy professional by following some practical steps, and it begins with getting some basic information.  Here are five questions parents should ask before
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5 Most Popular Daycare Activities

To keep young children engaged, it is necessary to provide them with a variety of activities and environments throughout the day at a daycare center.  While different daycares may adhere to different philosophies and curriculums, most daycares break up the day by organizing similar activities into schedules.  Here is a breakdown of the five most popular daycare activities: In-class learning centers.  Toddler attention spans
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3 Things Your Child Should Expect from a Daycare Provider

Does your little one have the first-day jitters about attending a new daycare?  If so, you can go a long way in easing those nerves by providing your child with some basic information, because it may just be that your child’s nervousness is largely due to not knowing what the daycare experience might be like.  Need some guidance when it comes to talking it
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Tips and advice on internet use for your child

Spend time online together with your child. If you don’t have a computer at home, ask your librarian if the library has computers that you and your child may use. Learn along with your child. If you’re not familiar with computers or with the Internet, ask the librarian if and when someone is available at the library to help you and your child learn
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How To Save Money On Your Disney Vacation

Disney is a magical place. Once you go, you join the ranks of people starting the countdown until the next visit. Unfortunately, Disney is not always the cheapest of vacations. But, there are some tips and techniques you can use to help ease the financial frustrations. Whether you’re planning your first visit to Disney or one of many return trips, there are always ways
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How To Get Around Within The Disney Parks

Until you visit Disney, you will most certainly underestimate the sheer size of the park. Covering more than 30,000 acres, you can imagine that it might take quite some time to maneuver around to each location. Within each park, you’ll want to wear your best walking shoes, but from park to park you’ll want to use one of these three basic modes of transportation:
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Exploring The Wonderful World Of Dining At Disney

No matter where you eat at Disney, the food is great, but there are a few places that top the list when it comes to Disney dining. Let’s take a look at some of the best places to eat when you finally take a break at Disney: Epcot Countries When you walk around Epcot, you are a guest of the world. Yes, Epcot is
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Disney Attractions You Don’t Want To Miss

Disney is magic. There is no doubt about it. The attractions and events at Disney can have your head spinning. Which ones should you hit first!? There are a few attractions that are must-see for every visitor to Disney. These particular attractions will give you the full effect of the magic that is Disney. Let’s take a look: Move it! Shake it! Celebrate it!
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Choosing A Disney Accommodation That Suits You

When it comes to hotels at Disney World, anywhere you stay is going to be done right, in true Disney style – BIG. Disney really doesn’t do anything small, so as you can imagine, the accommodations are no different. There are many places to stay at Disney World with no two fitting the same mold. Of course, there are different variations on themes and
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BobbekinWorld

Bobbekins are a magical race, a little like fairies and elves, but from a world far-far away. They do spend a lot of time traveling from planet to planet, helping others. One day Bobby Bobbekin, that’s Sue and Clive’s father, found this amazing world that he named ‘Toy City’. He had never seen anything like it, ever. Right from the very first time he
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