Friday, May 22, 2009

Old Time Radio... in the Classroom

Do your students realize that television used to be called radio?! Beyond the historic value of such a brief lesson in media literacy, students can produce rich and lasting creative audio works using old time radio dramas as the catalyst.

This 5 minute podcast provides a few thoughts on how and why this might be worth pursuing on Arthur Conan Doyle's 150th birthday.

Related Links:
Old Time Radio Shows for Download
The Internet Archive
Audio at

Photo Credit: Brice DEKANY
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