Voicethread is a way to talk about and share images, documents and video

The image above shows how this can be used in a language context.
To see a real example with sound go to


My thanks to Lisa Parisi and Christine Southard of Herricks School District, Denton Avenue School for allowing us to use their students example. They made the following interesting comment:

'It was not only created by our fifth grade students, but it was their idea to begin with. We were working with a class of English Language learners in Germany and the students thought it would be fun for us all to create'.

The following example comes from year 7 at Taupo Intermediate - Teacher Sophie Sandham. These students did role play conversations and then peer assessed them and added the comments to the voicethread.