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 Ann Arbor, MI 48104
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 Janette Jackson, Interim Principal
 jackson1@aaps.k12.mi.us
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iMovie Class

Survey #1 (http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=jjwaexuJZQiQWHY_2bsAGUkw_3d_3d, 06-21-2009)
 
Take this survey at the beginning of week 1. Click Done at the bottom when you're done.

Survey #2 (http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=iNxYS6YNADD3TIj4oWntcw_3d_3d, 06-25-2009)
 
Take this one at the end of class.

Teaching: Atomic Learning (http://movies.atomiclearning.com/k12/imovie_hd, 06-21-2009)
 
This is your main source for video clips about iMovie. Log in with aapsForsytheMS and get the password from Mrs. I.

Teaching: Lynda.com (http://www.lynda.com/home/DisplayCourse.aspx?lpk2=291, 06-21-2009)
 
This is a pay site, but you can view a few of the video clips, most importantly about storyboarding and planning your video.

Teaching: iMovie Walkthrough (http://edtech.guhsd.net/dtabnk/Intro_To_iMovie.pdf, 06-21-2009)
 
Here's a 12 page walkthrough similar to what we did on our first day of class.

Teaching: iMovie Tutorial (Apple) (http://www.apple.com/support/ilife/tutorials/imovie/, 06-21-2009)
 
This web site from Apple will walk you through the basic steps to create an iMovie.

Exercise 1: Apollo 11 (History Place) (http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/apollo11/index.html, 06-21-2009)
 
This is a web site all about the Apollo 11 mission that landed on the moon. We will gather pictures from this web site for our first exercise.

Download Images: PicSearch (http://www.picsearch.com/search.cgi?aui=1&q=&cols=5&thumbs=20&t=gOBEYoNbuqxsVEYe4o8b62JkypoiOZdZwLTez9mSXuI%253D&anim=no&color=yes&orientation=landscape&size=400p, 06-21-2009)
 
This is my web site of choice for still images. Always use the Advanced Search for best choices.

Downloading Video: United Streaming (http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/index.cfm, 06-21-2009)
 
The quality isn't the best, but this is a good source for longer video clips. Username is ForStudent and password is Think. Option-Click to download to desktop. Make sure you are set to use QuickTime clips.

Downloading Video: Stock Footage for Free (http://stockfootageforfree.com/, 06-21-2009)
 
This web site has free video clips you can download to use in your project. Login and password are both "iMovie".

Converting Video: KeepVid (http://keepvid.com/, 06-21-2009)
 
This web site lets you download YouTube and other streaming video onto your computer.

Sharing Video: YoMod (http://www.yomod.com/home, 06-21-2009)
 
This web site lets upload finished video to the Web to share with the world, in a safe way.

Helper App: Perian (http://perian.org/, 06-21-2009)
 
Download and install this if you are converting MPG, MP4, FLV or other file formats to DV.

HelperApp: MPEG Streamclip (http://www.squared5.com/svideo/mpeg-streamclip-mac.html, 06-25-2009)
 
Download this application to convert one kind of video file, including FLV (Flash/YouTube) files, into video that iMovie can use.

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