VoiceThreads and videos are a great way to practice all of the language domains: speaking, listening, reading and writing. They can be used for digital storytelling, to explain a process, to reflect, to practice pronunciation, and to reinforce vocabulary and concepts.
The visuals reinforce learning, and writing for an audience is highly motivational. Enjoy these projects. Comments are welcome!
This VoiceThread helped a student rehearse for a holiday play that his kindergarten class was working on:
Learn about one student's life in China in the following VoiceThread:
Scroll down to view some projects the ELL students at YES have created. The students would love to hear your comments on the VoiceThreads- you just need to log in first. Enjoy!