Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Optional CALL - Week#4 - Staying in Touch & Digital Packing

Staying in touch
Digital Packing
Online Conference

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Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Optional CALL Week#3 (Audio & Video)

Audio Sites & Tools
  • The Audio Guide
  • Visit some of the audio sites, bookmark those of interest. 
  • Take a look at the chatbots. Create your own at Voki if you like
  • Try using Audacity to record and edit audio. 
  • Check out the Stereo Mix section for information about recording sound from your computer (not mic). 

The Video Guide
  • Sites that use video for language learning
  • Downloading YouTube Videos & Ted Talks
  • Editing Videos with Windows Movie Maker
  • Watching TV Shows and Movies online
  • Screen capturing & sharing

  Things to try...

- Go to, find any video of interest and post it on your blog (instructions here)
- Use a video download tool (like or Torch Browser) to save a video file from a YouTube Video
- Use Windows Movie Maker to edit that video.
- Use your webcam to create and post your own video on YouTube. Become a YouTube Star! Guide here