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Blabberize.com and Voki.com

Posted on : 03-11-2009 | By : InteractiveEducator | In : General

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voki-thumbnail1The websites:

These two websites have many versatile uses sure to spice up your next classroom project.  Voki.com allows students to create their own character and then record a message for the character to deliver.  Blabberize.com allows students to upload a photo, outline the mouth, and then record a message so it appears as if the photo is speaking. 

Classroom applications: 

1.  Oral reports and presentations are the two most obvious uses for these websites.  If you have assigned reports on historical figures, consider having your students find a picture of their subject and record their report so the historical figure can tell the class about himself/herself.