Digital Multimedia Productions: Incroporating Wikis, the Jing Project and Other Gadgets

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Here is a handout that supplements the NECC 2008 poster session on this topic.

Here is a handout that supplements the NECC 2008 poster session on this topic.

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  • 1. Digital Multimedia Productions: Incorporating the Creative Commons Network, Wikis and other Gadgets
    • What is a digital story?
    • Types of hardware/software Used
    • Copyright Free Digital Story- 8 th Grade Students- Why make one?
      • Creative Commons Network
      • Other Gadgets to use
      • Copyright Free Project Tutorial and Examples
    Presentation shared under The Creative Commons License
  • 2.  
  • 3. Gadgets and Hardware
    • Essentials
      • Get a good microphone (new laptop/lab- get built in microphones)
      • PC with XP/Vista or Linux
      • MAC with OSX
    • Hardware Extras-
      • Video camera
      • Digital Camera
  • 4. Hardware- Images Point and Shoot Video Camera Flip Video Noise canceling microphone- $14 Plantronics
  • 5. Software- some software you can use
    • Photo Story 3 (free download)– Export the files as movies
    • PowerPoint
    • MovieMaker
    • Apple iLife (iMovie, GarageBand) Mac OSX
    • Other free Web 2.0 applications
  • 6. Why use Digital Stories with students?
    • Some of many reasons-
    • Differentiated learning
    • Teach copyright law
    • Creative expression
    • Communicate
    • Share ideas
    • It’s fun
  • 7. Why make a copyright free digital story? –Older Students –
    • Creative Commons and Open Educational Resources
    • 8 th grade student example(s)
    • Search Creative Commons for images/audio
    • Learn about Copyright Law
    • Student Project- Photo Story
    • Other Hardware, Software and Web 2.0 Tools
  • 8. Creative Commons Legal Code Open Educational Resources (OER) and Creative Commons Movement to OER by educators Levels of freedom -1 to 1 Need to get to 1(Bissell, 2007) Creative Commons Learn ccLearn – potential of OER
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  • 10. Why make copyright free digital stories and share them within a wiki?
    • NETS Standards
      • Incorporates all six NETS 2007 Standards, particularly Digital Citizenship and Collaboration.
      • NJCCCS 8.1.b.2 Exhibit legal and ethical behaviors when using information and technology, and discuss consequences of misuse.
    • Interest with a larger audience
    • Social Constructivism
      • (Caperton, Duffy, Jonassen, Piaget)
    • Copyright and acceptable use
    • Information shared and collaboratively distributed via a wiki
  • 11. Copyright Free- Meaningful Learning
    • 8 th Grade Students- Topic- tech innovation
    • Creative Commons Network
    • Images and audio “share alike” legally
    • Storyboard, narrate and compress file
      • Burn to MP3 player, computer, DVDs legally
      • Post to blog, web site, wikis
  • 12. Project Details- Create a digital story and share in a class wiki.
    • Guidelines- Technology Topics
      • Video tutorials-
    • Create project folders
    • Read/take notes- source
    • Find images save/source
    • Insert images- background
    • Use built-in storyboard
    • Narrate storyboard text
    • Import or create audio
    • Compress as video .wmv
    • Share projects in a class wiki
  • 13. Renewable Energy- locate images, save to image file and source photographer and link.
  • 14. Creative Commons with FlickR
  • 15. Capture and Edit Images Jing Project- capture images and turn into recording or edit The Flip Video – Point and Shoot
  • 16. Audio- Find or use Photo Story 3
    • Choose audio that is appropriate to your story
    • Create music within Photo Story 3
    • Use the Creative Commons License for their works.
  • 17. This is a text background image used as a title, source and/or transition slide within Photo Story 3 for Windows. A similar background could be used within a digital story application. Photo Story 3- Similar Applications to make a Digital Story
    • Background Image- create
    • Research and write your story board script within Photo Story 3
    • Use motion and animation
    • Add or create audio at the end and once all vocal and text editing is complete
    • Compress the file into a shareable format- .wmv in this case.
  • 18. Photo Story 3- Brief Overview and Practice Overview Folder
    • Solar Energy Example-
    • Thomas Edison Example
  • 19. Student Example 1- The Wright Brothers
  • 20. Flip Video Legal Distribution and Web 2.0 captured with Jing captured with Jing captured with Jing captured with Jing captured with Jing captured with Jing
  • 21. Wikispaces (free for educators)- Private wiki to host students’ digital stories
  • 22. Tutorials
    • Basic Tutorials and Digital Story Examples
    • Microsoft Photo Story 3 For Windows
    • Creative Commons Network- Great Videos
    • Apple Student Project Examples
    • Video Tutorials- Copyright Free Digital Stories
      • Finding music to use for educational purposes.
      • Using Photo Story 3 to create a copyright free digital story.
      • Using the Jing Project with FlickR and the Creative Commons Network
      • Digital Story Example
    • Link- Find Teacher Pages, Puglia, Video Tutorials
    • Citation: –James Puglia, Bedminster School
  • 23. Important Links- Digital Storytelling
    • Bedminster School Techspo Presentation- and locate Teacher Pages Find Puglia or Giordano- Click on Techspo and/or Video Tutorial Links
    • Blogs- Integrated or
    • Creative Commons
    • CC Learn- Creative Commons Education Link
    • Educational uses of digital storytelling
    • Jing Project from Techsmith
    • Microphones Headsets- Clearance
    • Music- Downloadable for Educational Purposes ,
    • Photos or
    • Photo Story 3 for Windows
    • Slides- PowerPoint Find our PowerPoint to view and download by typing in the search bar- Techspo 2008 Bedminster or Techspo Giordano Puglia
    • Video- Embedded , ,
    • Wikis
  • 24. is licensed under Creative Commons Here is the suggested HTML: <a rel=&quot;license&quot; href=&quot;;> <img alt=&quot;Creative Commons License&quot; style=&quot;border-width:0&quot; src=&quot;; /> </a> <br />This work is licensed under a <a rel=&quot;license&quot; href=&quot;;>Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 United States License</a>.
  • 25. References
    • Jonassen, D. et al. (1998). Computers as mindtools for engaging learners in critical thinking. TechTrends, v43 n2.
    • Open Educational Resources (2008). Wikipedia. Retrieved on January 27, 2008 at nal_resources.
    • Bissell, A. & Boyle, J. (2007). Towards a global learning commons: cclearn. Educational Technology. Retrieved on January 27, 2008 at http://
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