Since the birth of Wikipedia, the conception of Internet and encyclopedia changed, he is merging in the same direction. In our technology blog we are interested in issues like this, being one of the new Wikipedia: encyclopedia online . Born after the success of wikis, Wikipedia aims to help students, teachers and parents.
Therefore, it is a tool that can be a help for students in their attempt to learn a particular subject. All geared to learning. That is, Wikipedia is a web of support to the study of free access of Group Santillana, which allows students, teachers and parents have access to rigorous content fully adapted to the learning needs of secondary school students.
We must emphasize this last aspect, since Wikipedia is specifically intended for students between 12 and 16 years , that is, those who are old enough to attend school. That does not mean that the rest can not take a look or make an inquiry, as there is always something to learn.
Entering in Wikipedia, you can search by subject : Arts, Natural Sciences, Geography, History, Technology, Language and Literature, Mathematics or Thought, Religion and Culture. With it, you can go directly to the topic that interests you. Besides being able to choose materials, there are also other options: multimedia, dictionaries, tests, questions, blogs and intermediate.
In Multimedia you can listen to audio, watch videos, resources websites or photo galleries. Meanwhile, Dictionaries is a useful tool, as it has several dictionaries (Spanish, English-Spanish, French-Spanish, synonyms, …). In the tab test you will see how are your knowledge of a specific subject . Section doubt is the place where you can raise your concerns to other Internet users .
In short, Wikipedia can call it as a kind of Wiki site , created by the Santillana group and for students to help them in their arduous task of studying. It can be a meeting point and a place to clear doubts that hover over their heads. As always, the Internet is the epicenter of knowledge.