REMIX

CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY

bit.ly/nag-remix
IAN BYRD
byrdseed.com

BRIAN HOUSAND
brianhousand.com
“There is no such
thing as a new idea. 

It is impossible. 

We simply take a lot
of old ideas and put
them into a sort of...
DEFINING REMIX!
WHY REMIX!
REMIX RECIPES!
PLANNING A REMIX!
PERSUADE!
REMIX PRODUCTS!
REMIXING A POSTER
remix:
defined
Everything
is a remix.
- Kirby Ferguson
Every artist is
a cannibal
every poet
is a thief
PONDER
IMMATURE poets imitate;

!

MATURE poets steal;

!

BAD poets deface what they take, 

!

and GOOD poets make it into
some...
WHY?
People who hope to thrive in the Conceptual Age
must understand the connection between
diverse, and seemingly separate dis...
Creativity is just
connecting things.
When you ask creative people
how they did something, they
feel a little guilty becau...
RELATE
JUDGE WITH
CRITERIA
WHAT IS THE EFFECT?!
!

HOW IS THIS BETTER THAN THE
ORIGINAL?
DEFEND
DETAILS

POINTS

OF VIEW

PATTERNS

OVER TIME
READING:
Key Ideas And Details	
2. Determine central ideas or themes of a text
and analyze their development; summarize th...
READING:
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
7. Integrate and evaluate content presented in
diverse media and formats, incl...
WRITING:
Text Types And Purposes
3 . Write narratives to develop real or
imagined experiences or events using
effective tec...
WRITING:
Production And Distribution Of Writing
4. Produce clear and coherent writing in which
the development, organizati...
SPEAKING AND LISTENING:
Comprehension and Collaboration
1. Prepare for and participate effectively in a
range of conversati...
SPEAKING AND LISTENING:
Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas
4. Present information, findings, and supporting
evidence such ...
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CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY

RECIPES
flickr.com/photos/averagejane/7624353692
CHANGE THE

SETTING
WHAT ARE SOME OTHER

SETTINGS?
Encourage divergent thinking!
CHANGE THE

AUDIENCE
CHANGE THE

NARRATOR
CHANGE THE

GENRE
Summary
The pigs will be space pilots creating the
first human settlements on Mars.
Their structures will be threatened by ...
Non-Examples
It’s like The Three Little Pigs, but they’re
dogs.
Instead of a brick house, it’s made of
stone.
The pigs wil...
REMIX

CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY

PERSUADE
How do the
changes make
the story better?
9. Analyze how two or more texts address
similar themes or topics in order to bu...
Persuasion
Three Martians is a suspenseful, sci-fi
take on The Three Little Pigs. It takes the
classic story and retells it...
Non-Examples
It will be better.
You will like it since it’s funnier.
This version will have lots of interesting
things.
REMIX

CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY

PLANNING
REMIX

CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY

YOUR TURN
SETTING!
GENRE!
NARRATOR!
AUDIENCE
REMIX

CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY

MOVIE
POSTERS
TITLE + FONT = LOGO
!

TAGLINE
!

ICONIC IMAGE
REMIX POSTER PLANNING!

!

TITLE!

!

FONT !
DISPLAY

HANDWRITING

SERIF

SANS SERIF

!
THREE !
ADJECTIVES

!
!
TAGLINE!
S...
REMIX

CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY

PRODUCT
OPTIONS
FORM

LINE

COLOR

SCALE

FONT
http://www.myfonts.com/WhatTheFont/
bighugelabs.com/
poster.php
easymovieposter.com
iMovie Trailers
Adam Bede

Anna Karenina

Bleak House

Daniel

Deronda David Copperfield The Diary of Anne Frank
Emma Goodbye, Mr. Chips Ja...
GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS

Storyboard
Use this storyboarding framework to recast the words from a literary text into
image and so...
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CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY

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  1. 1. REMIX CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY bit.ly/nag-remix IAN BYRD byrdseed.com BRIAN HOUSAND brianhousand.com
  2. 2. “There is no such thing as a new idea. It is impossible. We simply take a lot of old ideas and put them into a sort of mental kaleidoscope. We give them a turn and they make new and curious combinations.”
  3. 3. DEFINING REMIX! WHY REMIX! REMIX RECIPES! PLANNING A REMIX! PERSUADE! REMIX PRODUCTS! REMIXING A POSTER
  4. 4. remix: defined
  5. 5. Everything is a remix. - Kirby Ferguson
  6. 6. Every artist is a cannibal every poet is a thief
  7. 7. PONDER
  8. 8. IMMATURE poets imitate; ! MATURE poets steal; ! BAD poets deface what they take, ! and GOOD poets make it into something better, ! or at least something different.
  9. 9. WHY?
  10. 10. People who hope to thrive in the Conceptual Age must understand the connection between diverse, and seemingly separate disciplines. They must know how to link apparently unconnected elements to create something new. -- Daniel Pink in A Whole New Mind
  11. 11. Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences they’ve SYNTHESIZE had and new things. - Steve Jobs, 1995
  12. 12. RELATE
  13. 13. JUDGE WITH CRITERIA WHAT IS THE EFFECT?! ! HOW IS THIS BETTER THAN THE ORIGINAL?
  14. 14. DEFEND
  15. 15. DETAILS POINTS OF VIEW PATTERNS OVER TIME
  16. 16. READING: Key Ideas And Details 2. Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas. ! Craft And Structure 6. Assess how point of view or purpose shapes the content and style of a text.
  17. 17. READING: Integration of Knowledge and Ideas 7. Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse media and formats, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words. ! 9. Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
  18. 18. WRITING: Text Types And Purposes 3 . Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
  19. 19. WRITING: Production And Distribution Of Writing 4. Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. 5. Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach. 6. Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing and to interact and collaborate with others.
  20. 20. SPEAKING AND LISTENING: Comprehension and Collaboration 1. Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively. ! 2. Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.
  21. 21. SPEAKING AND LISTENING: Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas 4. Present information, findings, and supporting evidence such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. ! 5. Make strategic use of digital media and visual displays of data to express information and enhance understanding of presentations.
  22. 22. REMIX CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY RECIPES
  23. 23. flickr.com/photos/averagejane/7624353692
  24. 24. CHANGE THE SETTING
  25. 25. WHAT ARE SOME OTHER SETTINGS? Encourage divergent thinking!
  26. 26. CHANGE THE AUDIENCE
  27. 27. CHANGE THE NARRATOR
  28. 28. CHANGE THE GENRE
  29. 29. Summary The pigs will be space pilots creating the first human settlements on Mars. Their structures will be threatened by their own malfunctioning robot. However, the robot is also their only hope of returning home.
  30. 30. Non-Examples It’s like The Three Little Pigs, but they’re dogs. Instead of a brick house, it’s made of stone. The pigs will live in a desert!
  31. 31. REMIX CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY PERSUADE
  32. 32. How do the changes make the story better? 9. Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
  33. 33. Persuasion Three Martians is a suspenseful, sci-fi take on The Three Little Pigs. It takes the classic story and retells it for an older audience. There is real danger for the characters as they try to stop the robot while keeping it working so they can return to earth.
  34. 34. Non-Examples It will be better. You will like it since it’s funnier. This version will have lots of interesting things.
  35. 35. REMIX CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY PLANNING
  36. 36. REMIX CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY YOUR TURN
  37. 37. SETTING! GENRE! NARRATOR! AUDIENCE
  38. 38. REMIX CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY MOVIE POSTERS
  39. 39. TITLE + FONT = LOGO ! TAGLINE ! ICONIC IMAGE
  40. 40. REMIX POSTER PLANNING! ! TITLE! ! FONT ! DISPLAY HANDWRITING SERIF SANS SERIF ! THREE ! ADJECTIVES ! ! TAGLINE! Sum up your story in one memorable sentence. ! 1 2 3 ! ICONIC IMAGE! What three images come to mind when thinking of your story? ! 1 2 3 ! CAN YOU TAKE A PICTURE OR DO YOU NEED TO FIND ONE? ! ! ! WHAT COLORS WILL YOU USE? !
  41. 41. REMIX CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY PRODUCT OPTIONS
  42. 42. FORM LINE COLOR SCALE FONT
  43. 43. http://www.myfonts.com/WhatTheFont/
  44. 44. bighugelabs.com/ poster.php
  45. 45. easymovieposter.com
  46. 46. iMovie Trailers
  47. 47. Adam Bede Anna Karenina Bleak House Daniel Deronda David Copperfield The Diary of Anne Frank Emma Goodbye, Mr. Chips Jane Eyre Little Dorrit Mansfield Park Middlemarch The Mill on the Floss Northanger Abbey The Old Curiosity Shop Oliver Twist Our Film in the Classroom Town Persuasion RebeccaF O R T E A C HSensibility Sherlock Sense and E R S A GUIDE REVISED EDITION Silas Marner A Tale of Two Cities The Turn of the Screw Wuthering Heights Adam Bede Anna Karenina Bleak House Daniel Deronda David Copperfield The Diary of Anne Frank Emma Goodbye, Mr. Chips Jane Eyre Little Dorrit Floss Mansfield Park Middlemarch The Mill on the Northanger Abbey The Old Curiosity Shop Oliver Twist Our Town Persuasion Rebecca Sense and Sensibility Sherlock Silas Marner A Tale of Two Cities The Turn of the Screw Wuthering Heights Adam Bede Anna Karenina Bleak House Daniel Deronda David Copperfield The Diary of
  48. 48. GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS Storyboard Use this storyboarding framework to recast the words from a literary text into image and sound. Feel free to adapt the prompts below to suit your particular text or aim. Adapted from Reading in the Dark: Using Film as a Tool in the English Classroom by John Golden, copyright 2001 by the National Council of Teachers of English (www.ncte.org). Reprinted with permission. Image: Image: Image: Sound: Sound: Sound: (optional) Lines from the text that gave you this idea: (optional) Lines from the text that gave you this idea: (optional) Lines from the text that gave you this idea:
  49. 49. REMIX CONTENT + CREATIVITY + TECHNOLOGY NEXT STEPS

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