Session Choice Board


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Project Ideas for Choice Boards:


Animations:

Create animated cartoons with an online animation engine
Doink (http://www.doink.com/)
Create web based animations easily using the online creator

Xtra Normal (http://www.xtranormal.com/)
Create avatar movies based on text-to-voice, learn basics of video and camera angles

Podcasts & Music Creation:

Students can create raps or songs about the content. Students can create podcast with pictures and explain content, or narrate scenarios.


Garage Band: Mac iLife 09
Audacity http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
Gabcast http://gabcast.com/index.php
Create a podcast locally or from a phone and host the podcast using this site (5 minutes free)
Gcast http://www.gcast.com/
Create a podcast locally or form your phone and host the podcast on this site (Pay for phone)

Comics:

Students can create cartoons explaining the content, allows them to be creative.

Comic Life:
ToonDo (http://www.toondoo.com/Home.do)
Kerpoof (http://www.kerpoof.com)
Make Beliefs Comix (http://www.makebeliefscomix.com/Comix/)
Read Write Think Comic (http://www.readwritethink.org/MATERIALS/comic/)

Drawing:
Sumo Paint http://www.sumopaint.com/web/

News Broadcasts:

Create scripts and create new programs about the content being taught.
Photo Booth: Standard Mac App
Movie Maker
http://download.live.com/moviemaker
Photostory
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/digitalphotography/photostory/default.mspx

Live Broadcast:
Ustream http://www.ustream.tv/
Live Stream http://www.livestream.com/

Video Teleprompter:
Cue Prompter http://www.cueprompter.com/
Add text, set the speed and read away while looking and recording from a web cam

Newsletters:


Word
Pages

LetterPop (Create News Letters)