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Swarm - An interative mouse toy. Webcam Toy. How to Create a Quality Video. The Best Tools and Apps for Flipped Learning Classroom. July 25, 2014 Following the posting of "Managing iPad Videos in Schools" somebody emailed me asking about some suggestions for tools and apps to create instructional videos to use in a flipped learning setting.

The Best Tools and Apps for Flipped Learning Classroom

In fact, over the last couple of years I have reviewed several web tools and iPad apps that can be used in flipped classroom but the ones I am featuring below are among the best out there. 1- Educlipper Educlipper is a wonderful tool for creating video tutorials and guides to share with students. As a teacher you can create an Educlipper board for your class and share the link with them. Now that you have a shared space with your students, you can go about creating instructional videos using the iPap app of Educlipper. Creating Videos in the Classroom. Video TLC Home | TLC Schedule '09-10 | Video in the Classroom Free Music, Photos, Clips |Copyright |Video Galleries |Rubrics | iVIE Links Contests | Pinnacle Tutorials | Green Screen Hardware and Software Support | Crazy Talk |Stop Motion Animation For a quick overview of the process of teaching students to share their stories and ideas through digital media, view Behind the Scenes, a movie created by April Payne.

Creating Videos in the Classroom

Behind the Scenes documents the strategies she used to help her first graders create the "Good Readers" video. How to flip the classroom. Flipping is easy – and with a little thought and planning, teachers can use the flipped model to create engaging learning experiences for their students.

How to flip the classroom

This section covers the nuts and bolts of flipping – from creating videos, to introducing the flipped concept, to practical ideas for using class time differently. What are teachers saying? As an English teacher, I have several teaching concepts going at once, so flipping works well for me. I may have kids watch a lesson at home to learn about literary devices in a book we are reading in class. Then the next day, they can point them out to me as we read. The flipped classroom is about making sure that the "voice" most often heard in the classroom is that of the student, not the teacher.

Video Creation. This page is designed to introduce and show you how to use various free video creation resources.

Video Creation

The process of creating and publishing videos can be a great way to get students excited about researching, storytelling, and sharing their work with an audience. For teachers who have never facilitated video creation projects in their classrooms, choosing the right style of video and the right tools can be a bit confusing at first. To help bring clarity to the styles and tools, I have a rather simple outline that I use in my video creation workshops. That outline with suggested tools for creating videos in each style is included in the PDF embedded below. You can download the PDF here. The playlist embedded below demonstrates many of the tools featured in the PDF above. Lights, Camera . . . Engagement! Three Great Tools for Classroom Video.

How many times have you thought to yourself, "In what way can I spice up this unit and make it student-centered?

Lights, Camera . . . Engagement! Three Great Tools for Classroom Video

" One great way is to let your students be creative using video. With all the tools and technology available, making videos is easier than ever for you and your students. Recently at the annual National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) conference, Becky Ellis, Greg Kulowiec and I presented three different ways you can use video with your students in the classroom. Below is the slide show we used to introduce these tools: There are plenty of ideas and resources available through the links we shared. 1. Step A: Sign Up. 10 Top Cultural and Educational Video Sites, other than TED. It’s true: TED tends to dominate our cultural landscape.

10 Top Cultural and Educational Video Sites, other than TED

TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design: three areas that are profoundly influencing our future (in case you were curious). Across the globe, anyone can watch any of the 1500+ TED Talks through TED.com, its YouTube channel, mobile apps or iTunes podcasts. (All of the talks are catalogued on a massive spreadsheet.) But, the web, like our universe, never fails to inspire and delight. For June’s Friday diversion blog post, we bring you our top 10 cultural and educational video sites. Academic Earth: Users of this site are urged to explore academic videos from top-notch universities. Photo credit: randy_harris; via photopin; cc. WatchKnowLearn - Free Educational Videos for K-12 Students. Free photos for education. 100 Best Video Sites For Educators.

Bringing multimedia into the classroom is a great way to engage students in learning.

100 Best Video Sites For Educators

Supplementing lessons, opening up new interests, and offering inspiration, online videos make for an incredible teaching tool. In 2010, we covered our favorite 100 video sites for educators, and we’ve now updated our list for 2012 with more than 100 resources and more than 25 brand new entries. Read on, and you’ll be able to check out the very best sources for educational videos on the web. Educational Video Collections Specifically designed for education, these collections make it easy to find video learning resources. TeacherTube: This YouTube for teachers is an amazing resource for finding educationally-focused videos to share with your classroom.

General Video Collections Network TV, inspiring talks, and more are all available in these collections. Hulu: A great place to find the latest TV shows, Hulu is also a source of educational videos. Teacher Education Lesson Planning. Make Your Message Stand Out.