Item Number: JNR-MOVIE
Technology Integration: Language Arts, Visual Arts
Technology Skill: Animation
Includes: Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Review Questions, Extension Activities, TechnoMovie Parent Letter, TechnoMovie Certificate, Summary of Skills Checklist, TechnoMovie Marking Sheet, Lost in Space Sample Movie, Sample Video Clip
Session 1: Lights, Camera, Action!
Create a video clip of falling through a portal into a new world.
Session 2: Photo Editing
Edit digital photos to remove the background.
Session 3: The Adventure Begins
Design a slide that captures the action of entering the new world.
Session 4: Illustrating Adventures
Use clip art, digital photos, and animated gifs to illustrate the adventure.
Session 5: On the Move
Animate and sequence the events of the story.
Session 6: Tell the Story
Add narration to the story. Show the movie at the “TechnoMovie Matinee”.
Optional Digital Storytelling Lesson Plans
Make a Poster: Advertise the movie.
Contact a Friend: Write a letter about the movie.
Add Notes: Write narrative speaker notes.
Transitions: Add special effects between slides.
Pitch a Movie: Compose a letter to a producer.
Apply Effects to Your Photo: Make wacky portraits using your own photo.