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SLS–Live Performance

This is the second guest post from Debbie Wesson, on our Same Language Subtitles project. Prepared and delivered a lesson using KaraokeParty.com as a vehicle to improve reading levels to a Year 7 group. Firstly I gave them a copy of the lyrics and we went through together highlighting any words they were unfamiliar with…
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25 Jul ’11 1

SLS with our Support Team

I would like to thanks the Learning Support team who are helping me introduce our students to SLS and Karaoke Party to help develop their reading and language skills. In particular, I would like to Debbie Wesson who has been driving the agenda within her team following our meeting last week. I am very proud…
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6 Jul ’11 3

Karaoke Party Microphones

This week we tested our ‘budget’ microphones for use with KaraokeParty.com on staff laptops.  With most laptops having in built microphones these days, there is a need to modify the settings. Setting up Microphone for use with Karaoke Party With the level settings adjusted the input was fine, albeit my vocal ability limited. Out testing…
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17 May ’11 0

Hold the Press

I was just about to bring my SLS project search to an end for today when I found Karaokeparty. Its an online, scoring, battleing, recording Karaoke platform. The basic account is FREE and powered by ads but there is also a subscription service. What do you want to sing? Also means, what do lyrics do…
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18 Apr ’11 0

SLS Videos

So, I am pursuing the Same Language Subtitles project with a little more determination and I have aside just an hour or two to trial the Karaoke editing / creation tools and webware. First a thank you to CeriWilliams who suggested Tuneprompter. A relatively basic but straight forward editor which does require access to iTunes…
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18 Apr ’11 0

Karafun

Later this summer term together with our learning services team I hope to undertake a short ‘same language subtitles’ reading project at our school. In the first instance, we aim to bring students together during mentor time by invitation. One of the key software tools we are planning to use is Karafun Studio. By coincidence…
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9 Apr ’11 3