Digital (audio) stories


Title

Digital (audio) stories

Author

Aija Salovaara

Name of school

Haukiputaan koulu

Description

There is about 1000 student in the school, they are 7-15 years old, many special learning classes

Goals

My pupils are in the 4th class. The goal was to make the radio play in the Audacity-program. For radio plays they studied information from water birds.

Methods

At first, pupils learn how to use Audacity-program. Then they searched for information about the water birds. Next,  pupils interview each other. They searched for backgroud sounds in the program
http://www.soundjay.com/

Materials

Materials used:

  • data projector
  • computer
  • headphones

 

Pupils learn how to make your own to complete the worksheet. They practised for another evaluation. They werw given access to the new program.

Assessment

ICT

Traditional teamwork was a radio play.

eTwinning

Mobility

The pupils listened to each other’s radio play. They made the groups worksheet. Finally, they gave each other numerically 4-10 the assesment of radio plays.

Stakeholders

Pupils sent to your e-mails radio play. They listened to a radio play with their parents.

Success

Pupils interested in applying for information. The Audacity program was interesting of them. They learn a lot from the project.      http://urly.fi/CjJ

Head-teacher

Teachers

Some teachers plan to use Audacity program.

Pupils

The project was inspiring them.

Multimedia

Country

Finland

Subject

The Arts

Age

10, 11