iBooks Author

iBooks Author allows you to easily create and publish E-books for your classroom.

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Rubric for iBooks Author Technology Badge
Creating an iBook
Title and Table of Contents Give your iBook an appropriate name and add a table of contents
Chapters Add at least 2 chapters to your iBook.
Pages Add at least 2 pages for each chapter.
Add Text Add relevant text to the body of your iBook.
Embedding Content
Add Widgets Add at least 3 widgets from the list of widgets available in iBooks Author.
Bookry Widgets Add 1 additional widget from the list of widgets available at bookry.com.
Add movie Embed a movie in an appropriate section of your iBook.
Add Photo Add at least 1 photo in an appropriate section of your iBook.
Add Objects Add a shape, table, or chart to a page of your iBook.
Glossary Add at least 2 words and their definitions to the glossary of your iBook.
Add Link Add at least 1 link to an outside source (video, website, etc.).
Professional Look and Feel
Theme Select a professional theme. The theme should improve the overall look of your iBook without distracting from the content.
Content Be sure that all content included in your iBook is relevant and professional in nature.
Submit Work
Portfolio Create a sub-page under your website portfolio page and label it “iBooks Author.” Upload your completed iBooks file to this page (it should be a .ibooks file).
Submit Send a link to this page to your instructor via Canvas. If you are not currently enrolled in a course, send your project to iptedtec@gmail.com.
Rubric for iBooks Author Planning Badge
Prerequisites
Technology You must have previously earned the iBooks Author Technology Badge.
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Rubric for iBooks Author Integration Badge
Prerequisites
Technology You must have previously earned the iBooks Author Technology Badge.
Planning You must have previously earned the iBooks Author Planning Badge.
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