Audio Podcasting Workshops

Audio Experience 

Audio Experience Half day

This workshop starts round sounds and making sound effects and audio stings. The children will make their own sound effects from objects available in the classroom. 

We look at the sound recording kit we are using and discover how we can record the best sound by using the kit in certain ways and different locations.   

The children will learn what a good vox pop is and we will record one (or more if time allows) The subject matter for the session can be discussed in advance and fit into class topics.  

The children will be planning/ scripting/ recording (as a team) and editing their own material. 

Audio Experience Whole day

AM – As half-day session.

PM – Building on their knowledge the young people will learn to prepare and record a proper interview.

They will edit this and together with the morning’s voxpop material as a short audio podcast with presenter links. 

The class will come up with questions, be the interviewer, be interviewee, do scripting, record(as a team), try editing. 

By the end of the day we will have a short audio podcast. 

Note: This workshop can be themed as a news or wellbeing project. It can work round a class topic too.Please discuss in advance with Jo.

Audio Hints and Tips Workshop – 45 mins

This is a ‘How To’ session about how to get the best from your ipad when doing audio recording sessions.  Also covered:-

  • Using apps
  • The difference using an external microphone makes  
  • Where to record 
  • Confidence when being recorded  

There will be time in the session to try out some recording of your own….send your recording files (after the session) and get feedback. 

Bespoke Workshops

If you are looking for something special or specific for your class please email Jo and discuss what you are looking for.

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