< Projects | Edu This is a list of projects to make KDE rock even more, as suggested by Ralf Gessellensetter on kde-devel, here. Most of the suggestions are for new KDE-Edu projects. Although, some of them might not quite fit under KDE-Edu's scope. Contents 1 Mathematics 2 Science 3 Computer Science 4 Politics 5 Arts Mathematics Virtual graphical calculator Simulate a graphic pocket calculator as it is used within existing learning outlines. Many school books (grade 11+) refer to particular devices whose user interface resemble Derive. (cf. Schulzentrum Findorff) Univ. of Bayreuth provides a corresponding java applet: http://did.mat.uni-bayreuth.de/~wn/BLK/Rennen/grafcalc.html there is also a (dead) project "GraphCalc". Dominoes Popular game which is interculturally known and trains calculation skills http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominoes stochastiK Simulations and activities to evoke interest in stochastic systems (grade 6-10; coin, cumulated freq.) dynamic work sheets Different types of tasks to be combined as modules - to be either solved on the computer (like kpercentage) or to be printed as work sheet with definable heading - and solutions on demand. Maybe this needs a LaTeX binding. Maxima GUI Intuitive GUI for maxima algebra system Science KLab During "Linuxtage Essen" (Essen Linuxdays), some scientists addressed the lack of free interfaces to scientific gear such as thermometers, gyrometers, geigercounters, whatsoever. As a matter of fact, there are already loads of measuring tools - but it lacks integration and usabilities if we want to use them in school. This made me think: How about a framing project / application similar to ksensors? Existing implementations could dock into such framework. The framework itself could provide features like data recording data plotting statistical evaluations. Also popping into my mind is ksimus datarecorder as possible frontend. As it comes to realtime data, acoustic recorders could be another approach; http://www.qt4lab.org/screenshots.htm looks promising... Computer Science KDE Frontend to SWI-Prolog To render and query knowledge bases in a modern way. This might be solved by kdialog ("joining a katepart and a konsolepart with a QSplitter" - TSDgeos). Komputer Journey into the heart of a PC (Explore CPU, RAM, Busses...) Kartoffelkaefer Javakara for KDE. Personally, I'm not too fond of Java. Perhaps Kross can be used, and let the user pick their language? Politics eleKtions Interactive representation of voting results (Bundestag, Landtag, ...) to be updated from Wikipedia or other online resources. KGrafStat Equivalent to GrafStat (in German). Software to create surveys to be published on- and off-line. I assume it can also run stats on (and create graphs of) the data returned. Arts KMorph An even better (Qt!) equivalent to gtkmorph / xmorph Retrieved from "https://techbase.kde.org/index.php?title=Projects/Edu/ProjectSuggestions&oldid=72912" This page was last edited on 13 July 2012, at 16:16. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.