What is Voice Thread?<br /><ul><li>Voice Thread is much like a power point gone global.
A VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos.
It allows people to not only view the pieces of work, but also leave comments in different 5 ways.</li></li></ul><li>VoiceThread Tutorial<br />Tutorial Video<br />VoiceThread Tutorial<br />http://voicethread.com/?#q.b409.i848804<br />
How do you create a voice thread?<br />First: Go to voicethread.com and sign up (it will walk you through the steps)<br />Second: Upload an image(s) from a computer, media source, URL, or webcam<br />Third: Comments can be attached by the creator or veiwers by using text, phone, microphone, webcam, or the doodle feature <br />
In the Same Day In March<br />Once you are logged on to VoiceThread, go to the browse tab, then type in the title “In The Same Day In March” <br />Please experiment with leaving messages on this VoiceThread<br />
Commenting <br />A Group of people can comment on the same slide using any or all of the 5 ways to comment.<br />Text<br />Phone<br />Computer Microphone<br />Webcam<br />Doodle (This feature allows you to doodle on the picture that will be saved and played with your message. Great tool to help express/explain your ideas.)<br />Commenting takes place right in your web browser with no software to install.<br />
Great us of TPACK for any subject area</li></li></ul><li>Student Uses<br />Book Reports<br />Peer Editing<br />Journaling/Creative Writing<br />Learning uses of technology<br />Sharing work/projects with parents and others<br />Collaboratively/Creatively working with others<br />
Special Needs and Ell<br />Use of sign language/foreign languages<br />Accommodates different learning styles<br />Speech – students hearing their own voice<br />Vocabulary words<br />Virtual reality fieldtrips<br />
References<br />Voicethread. (2009, June). Retrieved from www.educause.edu/eli<br />Voicethread. (2007). Retrieved from http://voicethread.com/about/features/<br />Dix, J, Deloney, A, & Workey, A. Voicethread Retrieved from http://innovations08.pbwiki.com/FrontPage<br />