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Entries Tagged as 'Digitial Storytelling'

ChatterPix + iMovie= Digital Book Report

May 8th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Classroom, Content - Language Arts, Video/movies

  A  clever 7th grade student combined ChatterPix and iMovie to produce this digital book report.  Since ChatterPix is only 30 seconds, she created several Pixs and then joined them into one movie. Think your students could do this?  I’m sure they could!

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Old Images

March 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content - Social Studies, Working with photographs

Looking for images from circa 1859 to the mid- 1900s?  Then check out Old Pictures.  The photos are very clear (but you do need to ignore the advertising on the side). For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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A snowy comic

February 13th, 2014 · No Comments · comics, Content- Cross Discipline, Working with photographs

(Please click on the comic for a full size image) My daughter Jane took these images after the snow stopped this morning so I thought I would use them to demonstrate one of the many new features of StoryboardThat.  You can now import your own images (so I have cars talking in the snow) as […]

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Put your brain in a box!

February 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Working with photographs

  Here is a new tool from one of favorite site- Classtools.net.  Their new offering is Brainy Box (for the complete review, please go to TeachersFirst here).  It does not function on internet explorer so use another browser.  You can add text, link, images, and video.  Like many other classtool products, it saves to a […]

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