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Making a podcast


Curipod generated lesson: "Making a podcast". #5-7

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
In a few words, what is a podcast?
2. Slide
60 seconds
Podcasts are digital audio recordings that can be found online for anyone to listen to. Creating a podcast requires planning, recording, and editing audio. Once your podcast is complete, you can share it on streaming platforms like Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts.
Making a Podcast
3. Slide
60 seconds
Podcast: A podcast is an audio show that is published online and can be subscribed to by listeners. It is usually made up of a series of episodes that are released at regular intervals. Audience: The audience for a podcast is the group of people who listen to it. It is important to identify who the podcast is for before creating it so that the content is suited for the target listener group. Audio Editing: Audio editing is the process of manipulating audio files to create a desired sound. This could include cutting and arranging audio clips, adding sound effects, or using audio filters.
4. Slide
60 seconds
Most podcast themes are composed using royalty-free music, meaning they can be used without incurring any additional fees. The word 'podcast' was first used in 2004 as a combination of 'iPod' and 'broadcast. The average podcast episode is between 30 and 45 minutes long, but some can last for hours.
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5. Open question
300 seconds
What topics would be interesting to discuss in a podcast?
6. Open question
300 seconds
How could you make sure that the content of your podcast is engaging, informative and entertaining?
7. Open question
300 seconds
How can you measure the success of a podcast?
8. Open question
300 seconds
What criteria should you use to ensure that your podcast meets its learning objectives?
9. Drawings
450 seconds
Brain break: Draw a dinosaur brushing its teeth with a big toothbrush
10. Drawings
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Question: You're starting a podcast and want to make sure it's successful. How do you make sure your podcast stands out from the competition? Clues: • Research other podcasts in your genre and see what makes them successful. • Figure out what topics and guests your podcast can offer that others can't. • Think of ways to make the podcast interactive and engaging for listeners. In pairs: Select and solve one of the tasks: A. Using the clues, work in pairs to create a plan for making your podcast stand out. B. Draw a poster showing your plan for the podcast and explain it to the class.
11. Poll
60 seconds
What is a podcast?
  • A digital audio file made available on the Internet for downloading to a computer or mobile device
  • A video stream on social media
  • An email newsletter
12. Poll
60 seconds
What is the first step in making a podcast?
  • Choose your topic and format
  • Record your episode
  • Edit your audio
13. Poll
60 seconds
Which of the following is important to consider when choosing a topic for your podcast?
  • Your personal interest and expertise
  • Popular trends
  • The length of the episode
14. Poll
60 seconds
Which software or apps can be used for recording and editing podcasts?
  • GarageBand, Audacity, Hindenburg Journalist Pro
  • Photoshop, Protools, Logic Pro X
  • Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Rush, iMovie
15. Poll
60 seconds
What are some common ways to promote your podcast?
  • Social media platforms like Twitter or Instagram
  • Guest appearances on other podcasts
  • Paid advertising on TV channels
16. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What is one creative way you can use music or sound effects in your podcast to enhance the story you are telling?

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