Using Video in the Classroom


Cameras

Website
Description
http://vimeo.com/17853047
Choosing the right camera (phone, digital, video)
http://www.ncs-tech.org/?p=6192
Kindergarten digital camera scavenger hunt
http://www.gaillovely.com/resources/cameras.htm
Ideas for using digital cameras

Guides

Website
Description
http://kidsvid.4teachers.org/index.shtml
Kids tips for making videos (pre-production, production, post-production)
http://content.yudu.com/Library/A1nme0/
Online guide for making videos on the web
http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/subarticle.jsp?id=4527
A guide to introducing video-making in your classroom
http://www.microsoft.com/education/teachers/guides/
Teacher's guide to digital storytelling
http://www.acmi.net.au/learn_production_resources.htm
Filmmaking across the curriculum
http://www.docstoc.com/docs/6972761/Film-Making
Document: Basics of Becoming a Film Maker
http://classroomgamesandtech.blogspot.com/2013/10/
10 tips for recording video in the classroom

Scripting & Storyboarding

Website
Description
http://kidsvid.4teachers.org/scripting.shtml
Tools for scripting & storyboarding movies
http://www.ehow.com/how_7441897
How to use Powerpoint as a storyboarding tool
http://www.rawscripts.com/
Free screenplay scripting tool
http://ywp.scriptfrenzy.org/
Young screenwriters global project
http://generator.acmi.net.au/storyboard
Storyboard generator
http://www.storyboardthat.com
Storyboarding tool for students

Filming

Website
Description
http://vimeo.com/17853099
Video 101: Shooting Basics
http://kidsvid.4teachers.org/vidtips/vidtips_making.shtml
Tips for filming a video (lighting & composition)

Photos (Finding & Editing)

Website
Description
http://www.aviary.com/
Free online image editing tool
http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/
Find free online images
http://splashup.com/
Professional image editing tool
http://www.sumopaint.com/home/
Free photoshop-like image editing & graphic design tool
http://www.tuxpi.com/
Add photo effects & frame pictures
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2011/06/
9 Places to find creative commons images
http://www.imageafter.com/
Thousands of free images for download
http://photopin.com/
Free creative commons photos for blogs/websites
http://www.pics4learning.com/
Free photos for educational use
http://www.schoolphotoproject.com/
Royalty free images for school
http://www.picmonkey.com/
Photo editing tool
http://www.psdschools.org/academics/
List of Copyright Free Images to Use

Photography

Website
Description
http://www.simonhaughton.co.uk/2011/12/improving-digital
Improving digital photography skills blog post

imovie.jpg

Video Editing

Website
Description
http://vimeo.com/17853140
Video 101: Editing Basics
http://vimeo.com/videoschool/lesson/23
Video 101: Editing with Windows Live Movie Maker
http://vimeo.com/videoschool/lesson/33
Video 101: Editing with iMovie
http://kidsvid.4teachers.org/editing.shtml
Kids tips for editing a video
http://www.atomiclearning.com/k12/imovie8
Atomic Learning Tutorials (importing, editing, & exporting with iMovie)
http://www.microsoft.com
Teacher's Guide to Window Live Movie Maker
http://jaycut.com/
Free online video editor
http://animoto.com/education/
Create 30-second videos using photos and music
http://www.lightworksbeta.com/
Free professional video editing software (Windows version)
http://www.wevideo.com/
Collaborative cloud-based video editor

Music

Website
Description
http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/5-resources-royalty-free-music/
5 resources for royalty free music (some require small fee for use)

Video Hosting Websites

Website
Description
SchoolTube
The place for students and teachers to share videos online.
YouTube
YouTube Teachers Site
-Popular video hosting website (note: some schools ban access to this website)
-YouTube site for Teachers
TeacherTube
Website for teacher-made videos
GoGreenTube
Upload your eco-friendly, save the earth videos here
Vimeo
A respectful community of creative people who are passionate about sharing their videos