Sultan Qaboose University
College of education
Instructional and learning technology
Writing distance Material
Yusra Al-Alawi 92456
Zahra Bani Oraba 92138
To Dr: Allaa Sadik
Lesson Title: Movie Maker
Windows Movie Maker software is video creating program from Microsoft
office corporation. Movie Maker is available for free anyone can download
it from the net. It has different features like: inserting pictures, music and
videos. You can also edit the effects, animation and transitions. The software
is very easy to use with simple steps. It allows the users to save the video in
their computers or in any social network.
At the end of lesson the students will be able to:
Insert pictures to the program.
Add title to the movie.
Insert music to the program.
Insert animation and transitions
Save the movie in the computer
Insert different pictures to the program.
Add the suitable title to the movie and change it font, color and size.
Insert the appropriate music to run in the background.
Do different effects changes and animations.
Save the movie in the computer.
Resources, information and materials:
1. Movie maker software
3. Pictures and music
1. Click the start icon in the computer desktop. Then choose the movie
maker program from the start menu. If you don’t find it on the start
search for it from the all programs:
After you click on the movie maker this screen will appear to you:
2. After you open the software start to insert pictures to it from you
computer by clicking the add videos and pictures button on the home
After you click add pictures button this window will appear to you.
From it you choose the pictures that you want it to be in your movie:
Click open after
you select the
After you click the open button on the dialog box the pictures will be
insert it to the program interface like this:
3. Now you will insert the background music to your movie by clicking
the add music button from the home tab like this:
After you click add music button this dialog box will appear to you to
choose the music from your computer:
After clicking the open button the music clip will be added to the movie
Music clip was
added to the
4. Now you are ready to add title to your movie by clicking title from the
home tap like this:
After you click the title button the title screen will appear on the track
of the movie and with the text tool that allow you to change the font of
the text and the effects like this:
like font and
Now change the title by selecting the default title on the title screen and
then write your movie title and change its fonts:
5. The software have the animation feature that allow you to animate the
pictures in your movie by click the animation tab and select the picture
that you want to animate. Then choose the transition that you want like
Click animation tab
and then choose the
6. Now your movie has been finished the last step is to save your movie by clicking home tab
then click the save button and choose the for computer option like this:
After you click for computer option this dialog box will appear to you. Rename
your movie and then click save button:
Insert pictures to You can insert______ picture to your movie at the same
2. More than one
Add title to the
Feedback, More than one
You add title to your movie from the Project tab.
Insert music to the
Feedback, No, from the Home tab.
The way of adding music to the movie it like that:
1. Animation_ add music
2. Home_ add music
3. Visual effect_ add music
Feedback, Home_ Add music
The types of animation in the Movie Maker are:
1. Pan and zoom
3. All of above
Save the movie in
Feedback, all of above
How can you save your movie?
Feedback, by click home tab then save movie button and
choose for computer option.