- Easy to use free audio editing software. Download
installation instructions (Word)
Tutorial - Online
Audio in the Curriculum (Word)
Audio Scripts - Radio Ads (Word)
and Speaking in ELA (Word)
Dogs Sound Effects Library
Music -Royalty free music
- Royalty free music for schools
- Need to have a free account to download sound
Listening and Speaking Rubric (.pdf)
Speaking Rubric (.pdf)
Rubric and Checklist (Word)
and Speaking in ELA Newsletter (.pdf)
Pictures and Storytelling
for Photography (Word)
Storytelling Ideas (Word)
Storytelling Links (Word)
- Free image editing software. Download here.
Picture Notes (Word)
Better Pictures (.ppt)
Video and Storytelling
Movies with MovieMaker (Word)
in the Curriculum (Word)
Digital Video Workflow (Word)
Story Rules (Word)
Video Resources (Word)
for Making your Movie (Word)
your film in order as much as possible. (time
the same scene from multiple angles. For example
someone approaching and opening the door from
the outside, then the inside.
the camera steady. Use a tripod or steady against
5 seconds before and after the shot you want.
Take a setup shot to establish the setting.
For example if you are taking an indoor shot
of a school, first show the audience an exterior
shot so we know it is a school. You can show
more than one shot, like the school, then the
Shoot very short segments and plan and rehearse
Video with MovieMaker (Word)
Digital Still Cameras for Video (Word)
Resources Online (Word)
Only Storyboard (.pdf)
Live Movie Maker Tutorials
Life is now available for Windows. (originally Mac
only) Download trial version here.
Good for 40 days, then you must buy.
for Comic Life (.pdf)
Moments in the 20th Century (.pdf)
for Comic Life (Word)
1 - Autobiography
2 - Geography
3 - Path
of blood in the body
- create and share an online book. Order print
copies. Sign up for free account.
- Download software to create a photo and text
book. Order print copies.
- Download software to create a book. Order print
- Download software to make your own photobook
and order inexpensive copies
- Online scrapbook you can share or send to your
- E stands for educational, experiential, engaging,
expressions. Find all the ways to engage students
with different kinds of electronic scrapbooking
Publisher - Download software then creat books
and other items.
- Online scrapbook you can blog, email or print
Drawing with Publisher or Word
Bowl on Table
Flag - using the Freeform tool in Word
Art Portrait Ideas and Resources
Prints using Photofiltre Instuctions (.pdf)
soup can outlines (word)
- Create pop art in the style of Andy
Machine - Make collages in the style of Richard
Download - Open source software
logo - Using the Bezier tool. Save this file
on your computer then open in Inkscape and draw
over with the bezier tool to create a scalable drawing
that will not pixelate.
Op - Need Shockwave Player 11 installed
- Learn about pattern and repetition
- Frame your digital artwork.
- Online activity where you paint with dots.(Need
- Paint with different size brushes online.
Plans and other resources
Art - Art history game, especially good
for studying Van Gogh.
Toolkit - This is a very cool interactive
site, gives visual examples of both the elements
and the art principles but also has some nifty
interactive areas as well.
created by Ron Nordstrom