Examples:
10 Ideas for Classroom Video Projects
Watch Out!- short films by middle-schoolers
Longfellow 10 - stop-action animation films depicting literary terms - created by middle-schoolers
TeacherTube - check out some very good "how-to" videos
Fun Theory - Can you think of a way to change behavior by making it fun?
Shorewood Lip Dub - great example of what we can try to do
A Day at the Office - another nice example of a lip dub
ETMOOC Lip Dub - See if you can spot me in this lip dub done by some of the organizers & participants in Education, Technology, and Media a MOOC from 2013.

8th Grade Lip Dub 2012 - "Call Me Maybe"


Show-Me A Movie Contest - St. Clement was the "Show-Me Something New" 2006 Winners! Do you want to enter a video?

Production Reminders & Tips:


Writing, shooting, editing, and publishing a video news package all on a mobile device - by Don Goble

Four Steps to Great Content from Vimeo's Video School

Video production tips

5 Deadly Sins of Amateur Video

Resources & Tools:
WeVideo - Free Online Video Editor & Maker
Public Domain - Royalty Free Images - Several thousand royalty free stock photos nicely organized in folders, free for personal and commercial use.
Royalty Free Music and Images - lots of free resources
Videos in the Classroom - techniques and how-to's
Kid's Video - how-to
DigiTales - Seven steps to create a digital story
Making Movies - lots of resources
xtranormal - text to movies, fun!
Me and My Movie - learn how to make your own films, etc.
ccMixter - a community music site featuring remixes licensed under Creative Commons where you can listen to, sample, mash-up, or interact with music in whatever way you want.
Cinema - Interactive site that allows you to see how Hollywood films are created.
mp32ube - upload an mp3 to YouTube
Free-Loops - WAV, MP3's and much more!
Open Music Archive - Open Music Archive is a collaborative project where out-of-copyright sound recordings have been digitized
Jamendo - artist allow anyone to download and share their music; it's free and legal
Free Play Music - The Masterworks Orchestra pieces are great for student projects.
Format Factory - a multifunctional media converter
13 Best Free Windows Video Convertors
WinFF - free video converter (does not work with PhotoStory3)
Soungle - royalty free sound effects
Creaza - online video and audio editor, works well with Flip cameras instead of Windows Movie Maker
Jaycut - online video editor, also works well with Flip camera as a solution to Flip/Windows Movie Maker problem
Edit Videos on Youtube - enables you to edit uploaded YouTube videos
The Mini-Mizer - Create your own Lego Avatar!
Build Your Wild Self - an avatar creator from New York Zoos and Aquarium
Doppel Me - another avatar creator

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Mini-Mizer
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Doppel Me
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Build Your Wild Self


Voki - Create speaking Avatars!


Animoto - Free online video editor - promotional code a4efucoecf0c4 - login dfucoloro@stclementschool.com - password explo2012
Check out Animoto video styles
Creaza - online video editor

Tell a Story with 5 Photos - Flickr Group; Interesting idea