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Tool Factory Podcasting with Video Kit
Tool Factory Podcasting with Video Kit
Tool Factory Podcasting with Video Kit
Tool Factory Podcasting with Video Kit
Tool Factory Podcasting with Video Kit
Tool Factory Podcasting with Video Kit

Tool Factory Podcasting with Video Kit

Item #: 2122 | Grades K-12

The Tool Factory Podcasting Kit has everything you need to create, edit, and publish podcasts with video. This is the perfect starter kit for Windows users. Beginners will love the at-a-glance instructional materials. Advanced podcasters will appreciate the audio library, digital voice recorder, and easy publishing features embedded in the software.

Tool Factory Podcasting Kit Includes:
  • Tool Factory Podcasting Software with Video – Create and publish your podcasts/vodcasts with point-and-click skills.
  • Tool Factory’s Simple Guide to Podcasting – Learn to podcast with this informative companion book.
  • Olympus Digital Voice Recorder – Record up to 68 hours of audio on a pocket sized recorder.
  • Toshiba waterproof Digital Video Camcorder - records stunning 1080p full HD up to six and a half feet or 2 meters under water, while keeping the outside elements from spoiling your shot-and your fun.
  • Microphone with Noise Reduction – Sit at the computer and edit your sound files without background interference.
  • Clip Art Station – Download copyright-free sounds, music and photos for 1 year at www.clipartstation.com and add a new dimension to your podcasts.
  • Web Page Station – Get server space to host your podcasts at www.webpagestation.com free-of-charge for 6 months.
  • Adventure’s In Podcasting – Incredible Lesson Plans for Your Classroom - Get 40 incredible podcast lesson plans designed to stretch students’ imagination plus a bonus with CD with editable worksheets.

Get everything you need with one simple purchase, and find your voice! Call us for quantity discounts on multiple kits.

Tool Factory Podcasting with Video
Find your voice with Tool Factory Podcasting with Video! Anyone with a microphone or video camera, a Windows computer, and an internet connection can publish podcasts or vodcasts to people anywhere in the world! The software combines a scripting tool, sound recorder, video recorder, easy uploading, and broadcast utility into one easy interface. You’ll never have to write a single line of programming code. Every copy includes a subscription to Clip Art Station for copyright -free music and sound effects, server hosting for 3 months on Web Page Station.
Simple Guide to Podcasting - Book/CD Set
Get the book and get started! This is the perfect companion book to Tool Factory Podcasting. The pages are jam-packed with step-by-step instruction on how to record sounds and publish your own podcasts. Readers can delve into the text for a deeper understanding of the podcasting process, or simply browse the visual images which "show" every step in the process. There’s even a chapter on copyright laws and acceptable use policies for podcasting. The included CD has PowerPoint presentations to help you teach and learn about podcasting. This book is a wonderful practical guide to podcasting.
Olympus ME-52W Microphone with Noise Cancellation
This microphone is ideal for recording voice and interviews. The ME-52W plugs directly into your computer or digital voice recorder, for uni-directional recording in high-noise environments. It will cut down on much of the background noise. It comes with windscreen cover, a tie-clip, and 3.3ft extension cord. It's the most versitile mic we've found!vendor image
Web Page Station
Web Page Station is an easy internet hosting solution. An annual fee will get you unlimited usage, up to 1 gigabytes per site license. Store your podcasts on Web Page Station and eliminate technical hassles. We'll send you all the FTP settings to get started. Every purchase of Tool Factory Podcasting comes with a free starter account on Web Page Station. After that, an annual fee will get you unlimited usage, up to 1 gigabytes per site, making Web Page Station an unbeatable deal for internet hosting.
Adventures in Podcasting! Incredible Lesson Plans for Your Classroom - Book/CD Set
Raise your classroom podcasting program to a whole new level with Tool Factory’s book, "Adventures in Podcasting: Incredible Lesson Plans for Your Classroom"! The book includes 40 podcast lesson plans designed to stretch students’ imagination and get them thinking creatively about the curriculum. Send your students on a podcast adventure deep into the heart of a rainforest, or have them interview prospectors panning for gold out West in the 1800s! A bonus companion CD of editable worksheets lets teachers tailor every activity to their own curriculum. Plus there's a bonus chapter included, from "Tool Factory's Simple Guide to Podcasting".
Minimum system requirements: WinXP Service Pack 3, Vista, or 7, sound card and microphone.
Lesson Plan Name Grades
Building Vocabulary with Digital Fotos. 8 to 12
Presents ways that students could use digital cameras to develop Spanish vocabulary.
A Different Perspective 6 to 12
Teaching wheelchair bound students the joys of photography.
Let's Rock and Roll K to 5
Photograph rock formations in the area and how the land was formed through erosion, land upheavals, and sediment building.
What Firemen Read 9 to 12
Armed with digital cameras, iPods with recorders, and great attitutdes, students will interview community members and find out what their favorite books are and why. Students will compile the results in both print and web formats and share their findings with the world.
Idiom Ideographs 9 to 12
ESL students will learn the meaning of idioms by creating audio-visual meaning representations. Student projects may be audio, pictorial or dramatic.
Weekly Current Events Podcasts 9 to 12
Student pairs pick a week of the school year and they are responsible for creating a 5 minute podcast that sums up the week. They should include school activity news, school sports and academic news, and then community news and entertainment.
City's 50th Anniversary: A Snap Shot in Time K to 12
Walnut is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The project would have students from all age levels taking picture and creating a living snap shot of the community regardless of age, sex, or beliefs. This would be put on display in City Hall and used as a video for the local Cable Network.
SciPod Studies K to 5
The project involves the older students reading from their science texts and recording new vocabulary as well as the definition, and using the recordings to study these new ideas. The podcasts can be shared with other readers, non-readers, and/or struggling students, as well as traded with other studetns to quiz eachother for benchmark mastery.