My name is Ian, I am an Emerging Technology & Open Education Librarian employed by the British Columbia Institute of Technology, and I am fortunate to work in a field which shares my values.
Creating Open Interactive Learning Content Using H5P
Emerging Technology & Open Education Librarian
I would like to acknowledge that I live and work on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Coast Salish Nations of Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), and xwməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam).
Today we will:
What is H5P?
- HTML 5 Package
- Platform for interactive content
- 55 different content types
- Free to use
- Built for open
"Integration of H5P content within course material provides opportunities for students as learners to think critically about what they are being taught and supports the flexibility students are requesting by extending the learning environment."
Singleton, R., & Charlton, A. (2019). Creating H5P content for active learning. Pacific Journal of Technology Enhanced Learning, 2(1), 13-14. https://doi.org/10.24135/pjtel.v2i1.32
- Open technology
- Open pedagogy
- Open practices
- Open resources
- Open community
|Content Type||Accessible||Maintained by the core team||Browser Support|
|Accordion||✔ Yes||✔ Yes||Full|
|Course Presentation||✔ Yes||✔ Yes||Full|
|Image Hotspots||✔ Yes||✔ Yes||Full|
|Interactive Video||✔ Yes||✔ Yes||Full|
|Memory Game||✔ Yes||✔ Yes||Full|
Over 30 object types have tutorials to learn from!
A provincial hub for reusable objects
Source: UBC Education Library, ETS H5P Studio
The 5R Permissions of OER
Developed by David Wiley
The 5R Permissions of H5P
- Retain (.h5p format)
- Reuse (downloads, attribution, and embeds)
- Revise (ongoing authorship)
- Remix (and co-create)
- Redistribute (BCIT H5P Commons)
Lumi: a dead-simple H5P creation tool
Remixing with Lumi
- Download an object you like (.h5p)
- Open it with Lumi
- See how it works
- Change it how you wish
- Upload it to BCIT H5P Commons
- Embed in Learning Hub pages and tools
H5P at BCIT
Very quickly, let me show you how to upload objects and get the embed code
Today we've covered
- How H5P supports learning, accessibility, and Open
- Finding the right H5P object types
- Learning from what others have made
- Creating and remixing with Lumi
- Uploading to BCIT H5P Commons
- Embedding objects
Need help with H5P?
That's what we're here for!
Creating Using H5P
By Ian Linkletter