Session 301

Title: Filmmaking in English and Science Curriculum

Presenter: Lindsay Moss – StarTime

Type: Practical

Duration: 60 mins

Overview: This will be a hands on experiential workshop where stage 3 and 4 teachers create their own mini reports. They will be shown student work samples and then engage in techniques on how to produce a professional looking science report. The workshop is designed to open teachers to the possibilities of digital storytelling and digital literacy as an essential 21st Century learning tool. Not only that, it is highly engaging for students. The aims of this workshop are 1) To demystify the video production process using iPads and mobile devices and 2) How to incorporate into your everyday class programs and link to the English and Science curriculum. Participants will engage in a short exercise using iPads, incorporating green screen, filming, presenting and editing techniques. You will see how video making with iPads is highly collaborative, is imaginative and enhances communication and critical thinking skills.

Target Audience: K-12, Teachers & Executive

Requirements: Nil