spice it up: finding and using podcastsPresentation Transcript
Spice it up! Finding and using podcasts in your classroom Michelle Foshee Seattle Central Institute of English Seattle, WA
Spice it Up! Finding and using short podcasts in your classroomTeaching Demonstration27 March 2010 * 10:00 am * Room 161Michelle Foshee * Seattle, Central Community College * firstname.lastname@example.org Length key: one minute or less = VS * one to three minutes = S * three minutes to five minutes = M * five minutes or longer = L Language level key: E= Elementary; I = Intermediate; A = Advanced Language: AE = American English; BE = British English; CE = Canadian English Supplementary Materials: $ = money required; T = teasers/limited materials available for free
What are podcasts? Podcasts are programs (audio or visual) distributed by subscription over the internet. New content is automatically delivered to your computer or media player for playback at any time. Podcasts are FREE, and you can stop your subscription at any time.
Subscriptions Subscribe from a central location Subscribe from a website
iTunes home library media player manages iPod store
for PCs and Macs iPod not required free podcasts free download
Computer / iTunes
There’s so much out there!
Useful Podcasts Aesop’s Fables 6 minute English Breaking news English ESL podcasts Go fluent’s English in the real world Business English study