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2011-06-22 Digital Video Camera Workshop, Twin Rivers USD

  • Unboxing the Flip Camera
  • Going over the Basics
  • Movie Making Basics
  • Teacher Use
  • Student Use
  • Make Movies!

Video Editing for Educators

Free Video Editors

Online Editors Nice blog about how to use it.

Take it to Another Level
California Student Media Festival

Use Commercials to Teach
Characterization Lesson Plan.doc (standards aligned)
Teach narrative structure in :30 (Story Structure.pdf  template)
Cover the four types of conflict.pdf using commercials

Lead Learner

Jim Sill
Google Certified Teacher
Google Apps EDU Certified Trainer
Apple Distinguished Educator
Video Production Teacher
El Diamante High School
Visalia, CA
mistersill (Twitter)

Online Evaluation

Free Tech For Teachers Great Presentation:

Google Presentation

Sources for Music for your videos:

A community of free, legal and unlimited music published under Creative Commons licenses. Be sure to check each of the songs for individual licenses.


All the music on the site is licensed under the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution License 3.0. Click here for the overview and here for the full terms (or click "the Legal Code (the full license)" link at the foot of the overview page). 

A great site where people can find fantastic, liberally licensed music. Be sure to click on the Creative Commons icons to find out the permissions to using the music.
A great site for creative commons free royalty free music with direct links to MP3 files that are original songs. You have his permission to use them for personal or commercial use with two options: Free with link or credit: Link to the site and or credit to "Free Royalty Free Music by". You can also use a photo, banner or this sounder.mp3 for broadcast.

Not only do they have a number of great tracks available for free (with attribution), but you can also purchase the complete rights to tracks for only $0.99.  According to the site owners, every purchase comes with a license agreement to your name.

Resource Sites for Music built by other ADEs.