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Podcasting and Education

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This presentation was delivered at Dragon*Con in 2006. It was an hour long discussion with audience participation.

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Podcasting and Education

  1. 1. Podcasting and Education Lorrie Mennenga & Sheila Unwin Co-hosts of The Dragon Page With Class www.dragonpage.com
  2. 2. Podcasting? <ul><li>What is podcasting? </li></ul><ul><li>Why should I use it in the classroom? </li></ul><ul><li>Does this work with the curriculum or the standards? </li></ul><ul><li>How will it benefit my students? </li></ul><ul><li>How does it benefit the teachers? </li></ul><ul><li>What are the financial benefits? </li></ul>
  3. 3. General <ul><li>Repeating lessons </li></ul><ul><li>Absent students </li></ul><ul><li>Engaging students </li></ul><ul><li>Study skills </li></ul><ul><li>Kid generated </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher generated </li></ul>
  4. 4. Language Arts <ul><li>Daily lesson plans </li></ul><ul><li>Drama </li></ul><ul><li>Round robin stories </li></ul><ul><li>Newsletter </li></ul><ul><li>Journaling </li></ul><ul><li>Student book reviews </li></ul>
  5. 5. Math <ul><li>Formulas </li></ul><ul><li>Five minute answers </li></ul><ul><li>Weekly brain teasers </li></ul><ul><li>Practice problems </li></ul>
  6. 6. Science <ul><li>Planets </li></ul><ul><li>Periodic table </li></ul><ul><li>Plants and animals </li></ul><ul><li>Weather </li></ul>
  7. 7. Social Studies <ul><li>History facts </li></ul><ul><li>Geography facts </li></ul><ul><li>Where in the World </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.intelligenic.com/where/ </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Special Needs <ul><li>Spelling practice </li></ul><ul><li>Vocabulary </li></ul><ul><li>Reading </li></ul><ul><li>Learning centers </li></ul>
  9. 9. Close <ul><li>If you can dream it, you can podcast it! </li></ul>
  10. 10. Resources for the Classroom <ul><li>Where in the World </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.intelligenic.com/where </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Radio Adventures of Dr. Floyd </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.doctorfloyd.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Podiobooks.com </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://podiobooks.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Coulee Kids </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.lacrosseschools.com/longfellow/sc/ck/index.htm </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Resources for Teachers <ul><li>Adventures in Podcasting </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://portal.peoriaud.k12.az.us/personal/swheeler/My%20Pages/Adventures%20In%20PodCasting.aspx </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Podcasting for Teachers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.podcastforteachers.org </li></ul></ul><ul><li>KidCast </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.intelligenic.com/kidcast </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Intelligenic </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.intelligenic.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Dragon Page With Class </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.dragonpage.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>21 st Century Educator </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://blog.brettmoller.com </li></ul></ul>

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