cameraman.jpgDigital Documentaries in the Classroom
Description: Producing short, story-driven documentaries from inside the classroom is an exciting way to integrate digital video technology with core curriculum content, while covering specific state standards.

Each workshop will be offered twice on each date: 12-2:30pm and 3:30-6:00pm. There is no charge for these workshops.
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for either afternoon or after-school session
Resources

Storyboarding and Photography I:

The natural entrance into filmmaking (Pre-Production)

Topics Covered: How do snapshots tell a story? How can we use storyboarding to prepare our students for producing videos in the classroom?
1/13/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/832szl
or
3:30-6:00pm

http://tinyurl.com/7us2gt**
www.flickr.com
archive.org
creativecommons.org

Storyboarding and Photography II:

How can we use storyboarding to prepare our students for producing videos in the classroom?
1/27/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/9vdjdr
or
3:30-6:00pm
http://tinyurl.com/6thab7


It's a Digital Video World I:

Introduction and use of the digital video camera and shooting techniques (Production)
2/10/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/79d9vb
or
3:30-6:00pm
http://tinyurl.com/9sl8zs

cnet.com
bhphotovideo.com

It's a Digital Video World II:

TBA
12:00-2:30pm
or
3:30-6:00pm

Introduction to Final Cut Pro I:

Dive into the most pervasive non-Linear, non-destructive video editing program, Final Cut Pro (Post-Production).

Topics Covered:
Launching Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Pro Interface, Following a Workflow, Working with Projects, Organizing Elements, Playing Clips in the Viewer, Navigating Clips, Project Tasks, Navigating a Sequence, Marking Clips, Quitting and Hiding Final Cut Pro.


3/10/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/7t8z4e
or
3:30-6:00pm
http://tinyurl.com/7g3h9s


//apple.com/finalcut//
//Final Cut Tutorials//
//Ken Stone's Final Cut Pro Tips//

Introduction to Final Cut Pro II:

Dive into the most pervasive non-Linear, non-destructive video editing program, Final Cut Pro (Post-Production).

Topics Covered:
Launching Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Pro Interface, Following a Workflow, Working with Projects, Organizing Elements, Playing Clips in the Viewer, Navigating Clips, Project Tasks, Navigating a Sequence, Marking Clips, Quitting and Hiding Final Cut Pro.
3/25/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/7oqw5z
or
3:30-6:00pm
http://tinyurl.com/7wxyzm



Continuing With Final Cut Pro I:

Dive into the most pervasive non-Linear, non-destructive video editing program (Post-Production)

Topics Covered:
Managing Project Elements, Editing a Rough Cut, Making Overwrite Edits, Managing Timeline Tracks, Making Insert Edits, Adding Audio Clips, Moving Clips in the Timeline, Drag-and-Drop Editing, Changing Volume of Edited Clips, Exporting for Web and DVD Part 1.

4/8/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/8vjc28
or
3:30-6:00pm
http://tinyurl.com/78knac



Continuing with Final Cut Pro II:

Dive into the most pervasive non-Linear, non-destructive video editing program (Post-Production)

Managing Project Elements, Editing a Rough Cut, Making Overwrite Edits, Managing Timeline Tracks, Making Insert Edits, Adding Audio Clips, Moving Clips in the Timeline, Drag-and-Drop Editing, Changing Volume of Edited Clips, Exporting for Web and DVD Part 1.
4/27/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/6w6pkn
or
3:30-6:00pm
http://tinyurl.com/9usjn3



Advanced Final Cut Pro I:

Dive into the most pervasive non-Linear, non-destructive video editing program (Post-Production)
5/12/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/9y87ym
or
3:30-6:00 pm
http://tinyurl.com/7cvg77



Advanced Final Cut Pro II:

Dive into the most pervasive non-Linear, non-destructive video editing program (Post-Production)

Topics Covered: Adding Cutaways, Editing to Narration, Editing to Music, Copying, Cutting, Pasting and Positioning Clips, Exporting for Web and DVD Part 2 including IDVD.
5/26/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/7bkgce
or
3:30-6:00pm
http://tinyurl.com/89cbhn



Advanced Final Cut Pro III:

Topics Covered: Analyzing our student's work, Changing Speed Properties, Creating a Freeze-Frame, Changing Clip Size and Position, Building a Split Screen, and Animating Motion Parameters.

6/11/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/88x3aj
or
http://tinyurl.com/9vd3wo

3:30-6:00pm

The Screening Room:

Celebrating our student's work: What have our fellow teachers done in their classrooms with digital storytelling? How can we prepare our classrooms for integrating technology in the fall.
6/25/2009
12:00-2:30pm
http://tinyurl.com/7g263e
or
3:30-6:00pm
http://tinyurl.com/8b739a