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What Is It?

Ed.VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos. VoiceThread's features allow users to navigate slides and leave comments by entering text, recording the comments using a microphone or telephone, audio file (mp3 or wav), or with video using a webcam. Users can draw on top of the VoiceThread while commenting (doodling), and all comments can bemoderated. VoiceThreads can also be embedded to show and receive comments on other websites and exported to play as archival movies. Video Overview from VoiceThread.com.


Resources


Atomic Learning Introduction to VoiceThread
VoiceThread4Education Wiki
Pro Educator's User Manual
Getting Started With K-12 Students User's Manual

How Do I Integrate It?


Using VoiceThreads for Digital Conversations
Handouts Directions for student response to VoiceThreads--preview and comment
Ed.Thread Digital Library Suggestions for K-12 integration of VoiceThread


Examples

SC Young Adult Book Award Nominees 2010-2011

Assessment

VoiceThread as an Assessment Tool From Multifaceted Reflections
VoiceThread as a Digital Portfolio by Kia Ora