Voicethread Continued

Students in first grade give narration to the photos from their field trip to the beach to demonstrate their knowledge about marine life:

Want to get started? Here is a voicethread on how to do it:

 

Why is this beneficial to ALL learners?

Voicethread allows its users to comment in a variety of ways. For example, to respond to a prompt, users can write a text response, record a video or an audio response, and they can comment while using a drawing tool. All learners can demonstrate their knowledge instead of being limited to simply writing their answers. In addition, some learners may learn better from having multiple representations of the content. Because it can be shared easily, it also provides an authentic audience for student work.