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Voicethread 4 Education
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ESL / EFL
Welcome to the Voicethread 4 Education wiki
Looking for a classroom partner for VoiceThread projects? Consider adding your contact information to the
page. (July 2012 update - Language conversion corrected)
Hello and welcome to the VoiceThread 4 Education wiki. This wiki was started by
) but because of contributors like
- it has grown to be
comprehensive collection of VoiceThread examples
from students and teachers of all ages and groups. The purpose of this wiki is to gather examples of how educators are using Voicethread in their classrooms (or for professional development) and to share those examples.
, group conversations are collected and shared in one place from anywhere in the world. All with
no software to install
. A VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds
images, documents, and videos
and allows people to navigate slides and leave
comments in 5 ways
- using voice through a
Facebook Fan Page
(with a mic or telephone), text, audio file, or video (via a webcam).
a VoiceThread with friends, students, and colleagues for them to record comments too. Users can
while commenting, use multiple
, and pick which comments are shown through
. VoiceThreads can even be
to show and receive comments on other websites and
to MP3 players or DVDs to play as archival movies.
What will you find here?
Samples submitted by teachers of VoiceThread projects made by their students
VoiceThreads used for professional development
Resources, including other websites that contain VoiceThread examples
Best Practices - tips and ideas of how to best implement VoiceThread in your curriculum
Subject area ideas & examples of those ideas
This is your wiki.
Please feel free to add any ideas, examples or resources to the site and provide appropriate link attribution. If you are not sure how to embed your VoiceThread projects in Wikispaces - follow the directions below. Also please be careful that you don't accidentally delete any current postings. Thanks!
If you are looking for a place to discuss how to use VoiceThread , consider joining the
VoiceThread Group on Classroom 2.0
started by Mark Carls at
(Update: VoiceThread Ning moved to Classroom 2.0).
Thanks so much for joining me in creating this fabulous resource and thanks to VoiceThread and Steve Muth and Ben Pappell for their support.
updated July 2012
Engaging Learners with VoiceThread
," a free chapter in the
Classroom 2.0 Book Project
Directions for posting Voicethreads and links:
Choose the "other HTML" widget
Choose the appropriate grade page to embed your Voicethread.
Select "Edit this page"
Write a short summary of the Voicethread.
Click on the "Embed Widget" icon and choose "Other HTML".
Go to the "Embed" feature of your Voicethread and copy the HTML code for the
of the Voicethread. Paste this HTML code into the Wikispace widget.
You must change your Voicethread to "public" if you want others to comment on the project.
Please also copy a direct link to the Voicethread page.
Save the Wikispace page.
We can now view the examples on the Wikispace page or we can choose the link and go directly to Voicethread.
If you want to add a comment to a project, make sure your correct identity is chosen before you add a text, audio or webcam message.
Thanks for sharing your examples. If you have any questions or need assistance in embedding your Voicethread projects in this wiki please contact Colette Cassinelli at
Note: This wiki contains my own ideas and does not reflect any position or statement by my employer. While I often present workshops about VoiceThread, I am not a [[#|paid]] consultant or employee. ~Colette Cassinelli
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