Audacity
http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
A fantastic free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems.

Student-led Podcastshttp://mrwatsonsohs.podbean.com/ This site has podcast/bookreports for HS English based on their very successful Literature Circles. Worth a visit. Books from Ender's game to A Raisin in the Sun.
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Myna from Aviary
http://aviary.com/tools/audio-editor
Record online. Use Myna to remix music tracks and audio clips. Apply sound effects and record your own voice or instruments. No need to download anything. Works on Windows, Apple, Linux and other operating systems.

Digital Storytelling Resources What is "digital storytelling"50+ Web 2.0 Ways To Tell a Story (Alan Levine Wiki)http://cogdogroo.wikispaces.com/50+Ways

Digital Storytelling Definition (Wikipedia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_storytelling

Center for Digital Storytelling: What is digital storytelling?
http://www.storycenter.org/whatis.html

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ScreenJelly
http://www.screenjelly.com/
Screenjelly records your screen activity with your voice so you can share it via e-mail. Very easy to use. To start recording, click on the red button on the home page. No need to install or download anything.


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VoiceThread
http://www.expstudio.com/download.html
Group conversations around images, documents, and videos that you put online. A great way to create collaborative spaces with video, voice, and text commenting.


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FreeCorder
http://applian.com/freecorder4/download.php
Easy to use sound recorder. Freecorder 4 makes it easy to save video and audio from the web, and convert to many popular formats. Records anything on your computer and sits in your browser.


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Fotobabble
http://www.fotobabble.com/
Create talking photos in three easy steps - Upload your photo, record your voice, share the result with friends.


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Blabberize
http://blabberize.com/
Upload a photo and position a Blabberize mouth over where you want your photo to talk. Upload a recording and watch your photo talk.


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Voki
http://www.voki.com/
Create your own avatar and record your message. Send the result fo friends or post on a blog.


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MP3myMP3
http://www.mp3mymp3.com/
MP3myMP3 recorder saves any audio you hear on your computer straight to mp3 or wav. Very easy to use.


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Jing
http://www.jingproject.com/
Snap a picture of your screen. Record video of onscreen action. Share instantly over the web, IM, email. Jing lets you show people what you are talking about by actually talking to them and sending the images and voice.


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CamStudio
http://camstudio.org/
Great way to record visually and orally what you are doing on your desktop and save the results as a video you can send people. Records screen activity from the Windows desktop into standard AVI movie files.


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Vocaroo
http://www.vocaroo.com/
A website that lets you record a voice message and then allows you to e-mail it to a friend. It says it's "The premier voice recording service."


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JavaSonics
http://www.javasonics.com/vemail/say.php
Record a message using your computer's mic and send it online as an e-mail.


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Wavosaur
http://www.wavosaur.com/
Wavosaur is a free sound editor, audio editor, wav editor software for editing, processing and recording sounds, wav and mp3 files. Wavosaur has all the features to edit audio (cut, copy, paste, etc.) produce music loops, analyze, record, batch convert. Only works for Windows.


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Free Audio Editor.com
http://www.free-audio-editor.com/
"Edit audio files visually; Record audio from a microphone or any other available input device. Only saves as WAV - need to upgrade (pay) for MP3; Apply various effects; Burn audio CDs from MP3, WMA, WAV, and OGG; All in one program."


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AVS Audio Editor
http://www.avs4you.com/AVS-Audio-Editor.aspx
Edit your audio files with AVS Audio Editor AVS Audio Editor . Cut, split, merge, record, apply various effects. Save output files to all key audio formats. Only works for Windows.


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ExpStudio
http://www.expstudio.com/download.html
Sound editing program to edit wav, mp3 or other audio files. Can be used as a music editor, for editing audio files or a quick mp3 edit. Only for Win98/NT/Me/2000/2003/XP or Vista.


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Drop.io
http://drop.io/
Record and share what you want, how you want, with whom you want using this site.


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Vaestro.com
http://www.vaestro.com/
Vaestro is audio forum software that you can use on your web site for free. Talk to your friends, host interactive podcasts, or use it like an audio blog. Use it anytime you need to communicate with groups of people small or large.


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Create your own podcasts
http://reviews.cnet.com/4520-11293_7-6246557-4.html
Tips on how to create your own podcasts.


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About.com
http://radio.about.com/od/createyourownpodcast/ss/How-to-Create-Your-Own-Podcast-Make-Your-Own-Talk-Show-Music-Program-or-Audio-Stream.htm
How to create your own podcast - A step-by-step tutorial.


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The Garage Door.com
http://www.thegaragedoor.com/
This site says it's the GarageBand (a Mac product) for PCs.


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Hi-Q Recorder
http://www.roemersoftware.com/free-sound-recorder.html
Hi-Q Recorder is free sound recording software to record streaming audio, Internet radio, webcasts, music, meetings, classes, seminars, convert LP's, records, tapes, make free ringtones and a lot more. It's an MP3 sound recorder to record anything you can hear. Works on Windows and Mac. I couldn't figure out how to save the sound files. Has an "upgrade now" pop-up.
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