How cool is this website http://www.fromtexttospeech.com/ easily turning text into speech for students who don’t wish to use their own voice or want something a little different. Girls who want a male voice or boys that want a female voice this website is super easy to use – type your text in, choose your voice and then download the audio file. Alternatively students could use http://www.oddcast.com/home/demos/tts/tts_example.php or my old favorite http://www.voki.com/ where you can hear the voice over but are limited by the amount of text you can input. You will then need to use another program to record the voice while you play it back.
here is an example of how students used from text to speech webiste