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Entries Tagged as 'Digitial Storytelling'

ChatterPIX and Social Studies

October 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Blabbers, Content - Social Studies

Mrs. Latz’s students recently researched one Native American tribe.  They each created a ChatterPIX which we  merged to make this iMovie. Using only one iPad, we were able to finish the majority of the project using only one class period per group (there were four groups- two in each video).

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Like Arthur? See the movie from second graders

October 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom, Video/movies

Please enjoy these two impressive student directed videos from Mrs.  Scully!  All you need is an iPad, iMovie, and your talented students.  Special thanks to her for sharing  these with me.  

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Achieving a personal goal

September 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Video/movies

Exploring your senses from Barbara De Santis on Vimeo. When I attended DENSI in Nashville in July, I only had a few goals.  My top one?  To successfully learn to create green screen productions (you all know green screens- think of the weather person standing before a green screen and then having the correct maps […]

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Puppets Pals + ChatterPIX + Student creativity

June 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Video/movies

Equals success!  Mrs. Read’s K-1 students wrote this play, created the puppets and the painted the background.We then put it all together using Puppet Pals along with ChatterPIX (the easiest way to get the mountain to talk!).  Please enjoy their friendship story Going Up the Mountain.

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