LaunchPad contains resources for you and your students. In this tutorial, we'll take a detailed look at both types separately. Let's begin with student resources. Click the following link to go to the landing page of LaunchPad for Real Communication.
From your LaunchPad home page, click Resources, then Content by Type. You'll see a list of all the resources available to your students. We'll now take a closer look at each.
What resources are available for my students?
LearningCurveAdaptive quizzing system that contains multiple-choice questions for each chapter. For every correct or incorrect answer a student enters, LearningCurve offers detailed feedback and references to the text to help the student learn the material more effectively.
Magazine Style ActivitiesInteractive versions of the PRCA and PRPSA, with feedback upon completion.
QuizBrief multiple-choice quizzes for students to complete after each chapter.
Student Resource (downloadable)Students can download a Relaxation Audio track.
Video ActivitiesInterpersonal and public speaking videos accompanied by open-ended questions to help students further engage with the material.
From the same screen where you've been viewing student resources, you can scroll down to see those available to instructors. Let's now take a closer look at each.
What resources are available for instructors?
Clicker QuestionsQuestions that can be used in class to test and aid student understanding.
Instructor ManualAvailable to download as a PDF, the Instructor’s Manual includes chapter outcomes, lecture notes, class discussion questions, personal writing assignments, classroom activities, and additional resources.