Interactive SCDM Portal: Resources

Here are several links to other resources that may help in your journey to integrate Student-Created Media Projects!

BBC’s Me and My Movie — Includes a Great Printable “How-to” Guide for Kids!
Discovery Education’s Hub for Teachers – Extensive Digital Storytelling Resources
Alan Levine’s 50+ Web 2.0 Ways to Tell a Story – CogDog (Alan Levine) demonstrates and rates over 50 different Web 2.0 tools that can be used for presentations and digital storytelling!
Storytelling 101 – A well made and downloadable SlideShare to get you and your kids excited about Storytelling


Helpful Apps to assist in creating and teaching Media:
Skitch – editable screen capture app (my fave!) – fantastic screen capture app (my other fave!)
Jing – screen and video capture app
Smart Notebook Recorder – Built into the Smart Notebook suite; great for video screen capture and the creation of tutorials by/for students
Any-Video-Converter – Free Program to convert video files

Copyright Friendly Photo/Image Sources
Creative Commons Search
Clippix ETC – hundreds of photos for use in education
Clipart ETC – 60,000 pieces of free clip art for education
Pics 4 Learning
Photos8 – Free Stock Photos with Attribution (read terms)


Movie Projects

Audio & Podcasting

Digital Storytelling

3D Media

Web 2.0 Apps


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