What is VoiceThread? Multimedia Slide show Images Documents Videos No Software Needed Share with the World or Selected People Comments by Viewers Text Voice (using a mic or phone) Audio File (MP3/WAV) Video (using webcam) Doodling
How Do You Use VoiceThread? Sign Up Create Tab-Upload Sources Comment Share View others comments by clicking their image
Pros & Cons Of VoiceThread Pros easy to use, user-friendly interface & Voicethread app personalization trough identities (avatars) moderation of comments (which comments can be shown to public) embedding the VoiceThread multimedia presentation on web sites or blogs exporting audio and video files from multimedia presentation setting privacy options on multimedia presentations possibility of creating an joining different groups no software installation is needed Cons in free version only 3 Voicethreads can be created also in free version user can upload files which are less than 25 MB export option is commercial requires high bandwidth sometimes can be slow space limit to 2GB doesn't support all browsers
How Will VoiceThread Help Students Learn? Students and teachers can doodle while commenting Students can learn outside or during class
How Will VoiceThread Help Teachers Teach? Teachers can use Voicethread inside and outside of class. Voicethread helps keep students involved in and out of class so the teacher can monitor the students participation and progress.
Examples of VoiceThread…. https://voicethread.com/share/409/ Technology in a Special Ed Classroom https://voicethread.com/share/1388569/ The Odyssey Timeline