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Using Instagram Video In The Classroom

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I was in Leeds yesterday, leading a practical session for some BTEC media and journalism students at the City College. I thought I'd give them an insight into something new they could expect to lea...
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The 15 second video available via Instagram and the stop and start feature could be pretty awesome!

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iMovie 10 Tutorial #1 - How to use Slow motion, Fast Forward and Rewind - YouTube

Please subscribe, like and comment.(I liked a @YouTube video http://t.co/FsIGF6kULw iMovie 10 Tutorial #1 - How to use Slow motion, Fast Forward and Rewind)...
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Didn't know that iMovie had these options!  How could this be used in a project?

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Brunswick school officials seek solution to elementary school overcrowding - Bangor Daily News

Brunswick school officials seek solution to elementary school overcrowding - Bangor Daily News | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
Brunswick school officials seek solution to elementary school overcrowding Bangor Daily News BRUNSWICK, Maine — The Brunswick School Board on Wednesday night heard four proposals for addressing an anticipated population bottleneck at Harriet...
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Doesn't connect to video in the classroom, but I was born in Brunswick, Maine and went to 2nd and half of 3rd grade there... personal connection to this one!

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John Hughes talks about using video in the classroom

Listen to John Hughes, co-author of Life, talking about using video in the ELT classroom.
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Students connect to videos!  Interesting point of view from John Hughes!

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jassi patayon's curator insight, May 23, 1:52 PM
Inspiration and engagement is a good way of getting students interested into the lessons being taught 
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3 Reasons To Start Using Video In The Classroom

3 Reasons To Start Using Video In The Classroom | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
Starting to use video in the classroom is a daunting task. But worth the effort. Here are a few reasons why that is!
The post 3 Reasons To Start Using Video In The Classroom appeared first on Edudemic.
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Yes, Yes and Yes!

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PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators | Classroom Resources | PBS Learning Media

PBS Learning Media Home Page (Teachers using video + media in the classroom in innovative ways, apply to be chosen as a Digital Innovator http://t.co/7yqTBDTgIM)...
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PBS was a front runner for a long time in learning based videos, can they hang with YouTube?

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Teacher Colleges Seek to Shift to Digital Age - Education Week News

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Teacher Colleges Seek to Shift to Digital Age Education Week News Clemson University's Danielle Herro talks with students about their preconceptions of video games during the first day of the Foundations of Digital Media and Learning class, held in...
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Awesome article about how colleges are changing their teacher education programs to prepare future teachers for the technology demands of their students!  Awesome!

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jassi patayon's curator insight, May 23, 1:54 PM
Seeing both teachers and students use technology in classroom is a learning experience for multiple generations
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NEW iMovie 2013: The Basics and Overview (In-Depth Tutorial)

With an all‑new design, iMovie for Mac lets you enjoy your videos like never before. Browse your clips more easily, instantly share your favorite moments, an...
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Get the nitty-gritty on iMovie!

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6 tips for making better iPad movies - Computerworld (blog)

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6 tips for making better iPad movies
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It may be a tablet, but the iPad already offers 1080p video capture, iMovie (and other apps) for movie editing and LTE support for quick and easy movie transmission.
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...or iPad users... who knew you could dive with your iPad?!

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Lansdowne Elementary a Lighthouse school - Baltimore Sun

Lansdowne Elementary a Lighthouse school - Baltimore Sun | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
Lansdowne Elementary a Lighthouse school Baltimore Sun Lansdowne Elementary School will be among the first in Baltimore County to pilot the county school system's instructional digital conversion (IDC), a multi-year initiative centered on shifting...
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A short article about a school in our backyard with a 1:1 program. How cool... I'm a little bit jealous!
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Teacher Profile: Hacking The Elementary Classroom

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Teacher Profile: Hacking The Elementary Classroom Michelle Cordy is a 3 and 4th grade elementary school teacher in Canada with some interesting ideas on hacking her classroom. And the influence for these ideas?

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This is an insightful video on how the time for small changes regarding technology and the classroom is long gone.  This teacher "hacks" her way through new idea that will change her studnets and teaching.

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Top 11 Educational Video Websites for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Top 11 Educational Video Websites for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge, Estelblau
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This article talks about 11 online video websites geared directly for learning.  Who knew there were so many options besides just YouTube!

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Teaching about water - motivate your students with this video - Niagara Falls - remote control helicopter view!


Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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It would be easy to see how videos like this could engage students in learning.  How could you use this video in your classroom?  Journal entry?  Writing prompt?  Water cycle intro video?

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Innovation Design In Education - ASIDE: Figuring The Skating Math - Watching & Teaching The Sochi Olympics

Innovation Design In Education - ASIDE: Figuring The Skating Math - Watching & Teaching The Sochi Olympics | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
Innovative design crosses over all aspects of education. The American Society for Innovation Design in Education, or ASIDE, seeks to infuse curriculum with new approaches to teaching and thinking.
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What a cool idea, not just reading about the games but doing the math to calculate scores!

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Diary of a Techie Chick: Google Draw + Green-Screen + iMovie ...

Diary of a Techie Chick: Google Draw + Green-Screen + iMovie ... | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
Google Draw + Green-Screen + iMovie = Amazing. For our end of the semester project my students combined 3 powerful tools together to create a one of a kind digital story. Before they could even start drawing, recoding, and publishing their ...
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Motivating project for students with digital video!

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Mary Devine's curator insight, November 11, 2014 9:39 PM

Need to explore the App mentioned in the article

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Common Core in Action: Screencasting in the Fourth Grade Math Classroom

Common Core in Action: Screencasting in the Fourth Grade Math Classroom | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
When it comes to solving word problems in the math classroom, children should be able to explain their thinking.
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The idea of screen casting is a good idea for modeling with large groups of students on laptops or tablets.

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Using Video in the Classroom

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Christopher Graham, teacher and teacher trainer, looks at the benefits of using video in the classroom. Chris will be hosting a webinar entitled ‘It’s not just for comprehension! Using video in the classroom‘ on 22nd October.

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Interesting article/video.  Makes you think how far we have come!

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Top 10 Reasons to Use Technology in Education

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Oct 31, 2011 While there are some nay-sayers who bring up some negative effects of technology on education in the classrooms, mainly budgetary reasons, using n… (RT @playrific: Brief but great video outlining the top 10 reasons for using #technology...
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Enjoy this video!

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Five-Minute Film Festival: Vine and Instagram Video in the Classroom

Five-Minute Film Festival: Vine and Instagram Video in the Classroom | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
Can seconds-long Vine and Instagram videos be used as teaching tools? According to a number of educators online, the answer is a resounding yes!
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This would be so cool and authentic!  Wishing I taught technology right now!!

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UDL - Universal Design for Learning

What is UDL? This video explains what UDL stands for and the importance it has on education. Video Editor: Ricardo Garcia Animator: Ricardo Garcia Actor: Hea...
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UDL is so important for students, using video is an awesome way to make all types of materials accessable to kids.

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Jayne Dowle: Tablets will get your children's creative juices flowing - Yorkshire Post

Jayne Dowle: Tablets will get your children's creative juices flowing - Yorkshire Post | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
Jayne Dowle: Tablets will get your children's creative juices flowing
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The children upload short documentaries about their daily lives and make “movies” starring each other using a program called iMovie.
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This is a good article from a parents' point of view.  We should think about changing the way we instruct students in the classroom!  Get me 24 tablets pleaSEEEEE!

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Image pro: Produce great video with your phone - WTOP

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Image pro: Produce great video with your phone
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Foley recommends taping in the iOS device's native camera app, for easy importing into editing apps. She teaches iPhone users to edit in iMovie.
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Opens the door for iPhone users to produce quick videos.  Lighting is everything!!

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So, You Bought Your Child an iPad... Now What? - Huffington Post

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So, You Bought Your Child an iPad... Now What?
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My daughters love the trailer function in the iMovie app. The trailer function walks you through a storyboard to create a movie trailer. This is incredibly easy.
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This is a MUST READ article about some awesome apps that help your kids/student become more creative with iPads not just zombies!!!  The possibilities are endless with some of these!!!

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Video and Screencasting Apps for Learning

Video and screencasting apps can help teachers develop their own tutorials for students (similar to Khan academy) or can be used so students can make their own

Via John Evans
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This seems like a home run!  Make your own video tutorials for your students to meet THEIR needs. 

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Tony Gough's curator insight, August 13, 2013 1:34 PM
Lots of excellent resources for teachers and students, but also some information that applies to business. Check out http://www.touchcast.com/
Ness Crouch's curator insight, August 16, 2013 5:40 PM

Great ideas and practical!

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, August 18, 2013 2:29 AM

A quick and easy to watch and learn from overview on screen casting.

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Early childhood center in Mattapan leverages teaching tool for baby interaction - Boston.com

Early childhood center in Mattapan leverages teaching tool for baby interaction - Boston.com | iMovie in the Elementary Classroom | Scoop.it
Early childhood center in Mattapan leverages teaching tool for baby interaction
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With mobile devices available to most people, Universal Baby aims to make a collection of video segments accessible to parents on tablets and smart phones.
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This article talks about how video is used to help parents interact with their very young children.  Studies have shown that a great deal of brain development happens at in the first few months.

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