Friday, July 2, 2010
Voicethread - adding sound to your presentations!
Think of a great person in the world, past or present. Someone you admire, someone who made a difference, some who should be remembered. Shouldn't that person be on a trading card? Here's your chance to create one, Web2.0 style!
Using an awesome program called VoiceThread, develop an interactive trading card for a famous person of your choice. You will want to do a little research on the person, find two super images, make a two slide PowerPoint presentation with their name and images, write about their accomplishments, add a quote or a "did you know" fact, and add our trading card logo (look to the right!). I will teach you how to turn it into a voice thread.
What makes it 2.oish? You can comment on it, as can others! You will post your card on your blog for others to see and react. I will collect all of the cards, and you can check out each other's work on a collection page. It's a challenge, but it's a great way to use the Internet and Web 2.0 applications to share information!
Here is my example ...
Posted by Taft - AMERICANHISTORY RULES! at 7:22 AM