Browsing All posts tagged under »Voicethread«

The Awakening Project: Bring on the Comments!

December 3, 2008


As with all projects, we hit a few hurdles–absent team members, problems uploading videos, problems getting our crappy mics to record quality narration–but my students have finished their productions of their analyses of chapter six of The Awakening.  They’re eager for the world to view their presentations and enter the discussion. If you have time, please […]

The Awakening Cooperative Project

November 10, 2008


School interruptions have delayed my starting The Awakening collaborative project I explained in this post. That means there’s still time to join us. Thanks to those of you who said you’d be interested in commenting on my students’ projects. For those of you curious about the details and considering actually having your students complete the […]

Gatsby VoiceThread: Showcase Projects

April 8, 2008


We’ve fixed the private vs. public issue so that everyone can now view my students’ VoiceThread projects. If you missed the previous posts, check out an explanation of the project here and a reflection of the project here. Check out some of the VoiceThreads my students created: their analysis of a particular color in The […]

Call for Techy Book Projects

April 6, 2008


Bud Hunt is asking readers to submit their favorite YA titles. I’d love readers to submit their favorite tech ideas for book talks. In our school, students regularly give book talks–oral presentations of the books they’re reading. These talks encourage students to craft an attention-getter, give a brief overview of the book, give more detailed […]