SoundCloud

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Description

SoundCloud.com is the world's leading social sound platform where anyone can create sounds and share them everywhere.  Recording and uploading sounds to SoundCloud lets people easily share them privately with their friends or publicly to blogs, sites, and social networks.  Search and explore SoundCloud for music to use with other web 2.0 sites, such as Thinglink.com.  SoundCloud can be accessed anywhere using the official iPhone and Android apps.  Note: SoundCloud works best in Google Chrome.

 

Curriculum Connections  

  • Record podcasts directly to SoundCloud
  • Teacher-uploaded listening assignments in music or foreign language class
  • Recordings of student music practice sessions or ensemble sessions
  • Finished products from music composition or digital music production class
  • Record facts, narration, stories, poems, etc. to then embed into Thinglink.com
  • Student pronunciation and speaking practice for foreign language class
  • Time stamped comments within the recordings allow for unique collaboration and feedback

     

Equipment Needed

  • Microphone
  • SoundCloud account for uploading or recording

     

Resources

SoundCloud Quick Guide:  (PDF) explains how to search and embed existing sounds as well as how to upload and record your own sounds.

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