Download the itunes store from the www.apple.com


  • A podcast is a digital-media file (audio or video) that can be downloaded from a website
  • Podcasts cover a broad range of subject areas and are very portable
  • Podcasts can also be created by students to demonstrate their learning in a creative way

Fear Factor

  • Finding podcasts - easy
  • Building your own podcast - moderate to difficult

Grade Level

  • Elementary, middle, secondary


Applications (How can teachers and students use this educational technology?)

  • Let students demonstrate their learning in a new way
  • Add supplemental resources to a website so students can extend their learning
  • Make your lectures and presentations into a podcast so students can review them
  • Allow students to present their work in a professional way
  • Search Itunes for podcasts to spice up your current lesson plans

‍‍Exemplars (Add links, screenshots and or embed video of work)