What is Voki?
Voki is an animated avatar that can be customized according to your specifications. Choose from a selection of animals, cartoons,
people, imaginary characters, and even famous historical characters. It's easy to set up a free account but educational accounts that
allow you to save class projects and student content will cost a fee. In addition, lesson plans and educational resource are available.
How can it be used in education? Some thoughts...
- As younger children become more immersed in social and digital media, Voki can be used to reinforce 21st Century skills
and authentic learning practices in a controlled environment.
- Voki helps students build confidence in practicing presentation, listening, speaking and writing skills.
- It is an effective tool to use to develop team work and collaboration among students and classes.
- Reinforce language and phonetic skills with an animated character.
Voki Getting Started Guide (Includes Classroom Set Up)
Voki Newsletter - Ideas for Classroom Use