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By Book 2 Group 3 Alejandra "Alex" Cruz Carmen Vigil Dalila Avila Sajadian Wenjie Wang

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Chapter 6 Visual Learning Tools-Videos and Photos:

Chapter 6 Visual Learning Tools-Videos and Photos By: Alejandra Cruz Carmen Vigil Dalila Avila Sajadian Wenjie Wang

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Table of Contents What are the visual learning tools? Why are visual learning tools useful? When do teachers use video and photo tools? Who is using video and photo tools teaching and learning? How to use video and photo tools?

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What are the visual learning tools? Personal screens: Computer monitors, cell phones, handhelds, television. New media: YouTube, photo sites, online presentation tools. Features: Sounds + pictures

Why are visual learning tools useful? :

Why are visual learning tools useful? Developing skills of inquiry, creativity, and higher order thinking; Improving ability of visually communication; Enhancing competence of conveying message; Promoting interaction techniques of engaging with audiences

When do teachers use video and photo tools? :

When do teachers use video and photo tools? Digital storytelling Digital stories derive their power from adding the elements of image and design to create a story that communicates in a powerful way Video documentaries Students create and collaborate, research and share, and take ownership of their learning Digital images and copyright see http://creativecommons.org

How to use video and photo tools? :

How to use video and photo tools? Example of digital storytelling: Steps for Digital Storytelling Brainstorm and develop a topic and purpose for writing Discuss expectations and assessment of digital stories Create a storyboard or outlines for the story line Discuss how images communicate a story and help to enhance the message Use a digital camera to capture photos or find photos online that are free and available to use Identify elements of digital stories Use editing tools to edit images and create the digital story

How to use video and photo tools? :

How to use video and photo tools? Example of digital storytelling: 2. Six elements of digital stories Voice: write in the first or third person Character: list the traits your main character demonstrates Setting: describe where the story takes place Conflict: show a disagreement or struggle Visual: use photos or other images to enhance the story’s meaning Pacing: set the stage by using rising action, create drama using conflict, and use falling action to lead to resolution

Digital story telling in the classroom:

Digital story telling in the classroom To teach mathematics, ESL, social studies, art, etc . (http:// digitalstorytelling.coe.uh.edu/index.html) Makes researching and reading articles interesting for the visual learner Allows the student to create and evaluate their own work as well as the other students’ work

Digital story telling…:

Digital story telling… FOR TEACHERS: Helps entice students to the lesson FOR STUDENTS: Enables them to work on internet and research skills Increase confidence in communication and computer skills http://digitalstorytelling.coe.uh.edu/educational_goals.html

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Resources Flickr ( www.flickr.com ) Jing ( www.jingproject.com ) Microsoft’s Photosynth ( http://photosynth.net ) Photobucket ( http://photobucket.com ) Photoshop.com ( www.photoshop.com ) Photo Story ( www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/digitalphotography/PhotoStory/default.mspx ) Picasa ( http://picasa.google.com ) SlideShare ( www.slideshare.net ) TeacherTube ( www.teachertube.com ) Ustream ( www.ustream.tv ) VocieThread ( www.voicethread.com ) Windows Live Movie Maker ( www.download.live.com/moviemaker ) Youtube ( www.youtube.com )

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References Jakes, David. Using Microsoft Photostory 3 . https :// learn.nmsu.edu/webct/urw/lc1097541600121.tp1159790 749081/ RelativeResourceManager / sfsid /1296159910151 Rule , L. (2010). Digital Story Telling Association. Solomon, G., & Schrum , L. (2010). Web 2.0 how-to for Educators . Eugene , OR: International Society for Technology in Education. University of Houston. (2011). The educational uses of digital storytelling. http ://digitalstorytelling.coe.uh.edu /. Youtube . (2011). http ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1rJm5HqN9A

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