Would you rather….?
1. Upcoming events:
2. Let’s take this time to reflect on last month’s TEC21 Challenges and share experiences. What happened? Were you successful? Did you come across any challenges?
1. Discover the value of video creation.
2. Explore video creation tools and resources to use with your students.
3. Identify a tool or resource to share with another teacher at your school.
Video Making Tutorials made by “That Dennis Guy” –
VIDEO LIP DUBBING/SCREENCASTING
VIDEO LIP DUBBINGHave you seen the NFL Bad Lip Reading videos?
Or how about Seagulls by Yoda?
How could you harness this powerful silliness into your classroom?
ClipChamp – A Chrome extension to record video
Go to PowToon to create and edit videos!
Screencast-O-Matic is a web-based tool that let’s you record on-screen activity for short tutorials, visual presentations, and communicate while you demonstrate! Free 15 minute recordings of screen only or video camera of speaker in corner with screen. Publish to YouTube or save as a video file.
MY SIMPLE SHOW
Go to mysimpleshow.com for an easy to use whiteboard video editor. Create videos for students to use or students can create their own videos.
Easy-to-Use Green Screen by Do Ink App Enables Creation of Green Screen Effects on iPhone and iPad Some great student projects. Film them in front of a green screen, then insert any picture that they can tell what they learned about it: historical location, weather map, diagram of human body, etc. Green Screen Tutorial for Do Ink. Sample Do Ink video on President's Day Make a simple green screen background by covering a door with green construction paper, felt, cloth, or plastic table cloth, or paint one wall green! Or try TouchCast Studio on iPad to create a newscast or other video with video apps you can bring in: websites, pictures, calendar, Twitter, maps, etc. Sample for President's Day
Adobe Spark Video allows you to combine videos, pictures, text, and provided icons with music and audio to create a video. Here is a tutorial video to explain how. Only one component per slide. Automatically includes a list of references for images selected. Students can create these quite quickly and add their voice to tell about what they learned.
What aspects of digital citizenship need to be addressed when integrating video creation in the classroom?
Design scenes, dress up characters and let your imagination soar as you invent your own stories with Felt Board. Especially designed for imaginative play, storytelling and learning. $2.99
“Smarty and the 12 Gods of Olympus” is Smarty’s exciting new adventure in the world of Greek mythology. The child explores the palaces of the twelve gods of Olympus together with Smarty and Drosanthe, learning interesting facts and meeting face to face with each of the gods who recounts tales of their lives.
Have Chromebooks? Check this list of best video tools for use on Chromebooks.We Video is the top recommended video app for Chromebook, paid premium version gives you Green Screen capabilities and templates. Check it out!
Select images from these free-to-use pictures for your videos. I still right click on the image and put the URL below the picture or at the end of the project to teach students about copyright.
Try in your math center to teach fractions, money, geometric shapes, math vocabulary and much more! This site offers each of these free apps as web apps, Apple apps, and Chrome apps! Click on the site and start trying these tools out! Note that you need to provide problems and feedback to students to facilitate their learning.
Lunch Hour at 11:30am/Back to Work at 12:30pm
1. Apply what you learned today by creating a student-created video activity or a teacher-created screencast to teach a lesson to your students. Share your experience by adding it to the Padlet above!
2. Post a comment, link, or student work to the TEC21’s online Google+ community.
3. Be a resource to at least one new person on your faculty before we meet again.