Hr 4: Video Production

Hour 4, Video Production, 8th Grade

If you have questions for Mrs. Lee
  • 2nd Hour Prep
  • email denise.lee@decorah.k12.ia.us
  • Talk to me about after school
  • I have 9th hour duty on Mondays, so you will have to go to the Collaboration Room (2nd floor off of the library)

Dates for 5th Exploratory

4/17/18 - 5/31/18 (28 Days - Mini Course Date and Tree Planting)

Important Links/Jobs/Lesson Plans
Video Production: Main Page (Click Here)
iMovie HELP (Click Here)

News Broadcasts /Lesson Plan:



DateDay of the WeekLesson Plan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
April 17TuesdayEmail Sent out before Exploratory Began to do this survey https://goo.gl/forms/5gJzNFPhd2LrpC3p2

Expectations
2) Signing out of Video Production Class
3) Class Expectations (3 video projects) plus extras

Group Jobs
Get into groups and begin
- Pick a group leader
- Pick a group recorder
- Pick an episode editor (someone who will put all the stories together)
- Decide on 4 themes that you could do
- Brainstorm 4 story ideas for each theme. 
- Download the following folder.
- When you are done hand in a sheet of paper with all the information from above 
carefully listed.

iMovie Skills Checklist
Each person should fill in the iMovie skills checklist for themselves. (turn this into to Mrs. Lee)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
April 18Wednesday
SNOW DAY


Group Jobs
Get into groups and begin
- Fill in the following form. One person will need to download the document, put
your group name on it and share it with each other and me 
denise.lee@decorahvikings.k12.ia.us: 

iMovie Skills Checklist
This is an individual project now.
- Each person should fill in the iMovie skills checklist for themselves and hand it in to Ms. Lee
- Download the following folder.
- Begin to work on trying everything on your iMovie checklist.



Shooting Video/Pictures
Rule of 3rds: 
3) Love this video: It explains two rules for shooting pictures. You choose. Video

Practice working with the lighting, shooting a video, loading it onto their computer and importing it into iMovie.


Asking Good Question (Story Corp Video/LInk): https://goo.gl/forms/12daQbC3AkwGz6FK2
              
   (Sotry                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
April 19Thursday
SNOW DAY



2) Watch the Green Screen Videos:
Green Blue Screen Work:
Green Blue Screen  (Click Here) There is a brief explanation about how to change the background pictures (Ken Burns, Crop, Fit features) by Mrs. Lee

Quick Lesson from Mrs. Lee https://eduvision.tv/l?AyDeLc

3) When complete watch the following video:
Getting Music/Sounds 
Watch this video to see how to download sounds/sound effects from Soundszabound: (Click Here
Keystone AEA Soundzabound (Click Here)


4) Create your intro and conclusion. Everyone needs to do their OWN intro and conclusion. We will vote as a class which intro and conclusion we will do.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
April 20Friday
Group Jobs
Get into groups and begin
- Fill in the following form. One person will need to download the document, put
your group name on it and share it with each other and me 
denise.lee@decorahvikings.k12.ia.us: 

iMovie Skills Checklist
This is an individual project now.
- Each person should fill in the iMovie skills checklist for themselves and hand it in to Ms. Lee
- Download the following folder.
- Begin to work on trying everything on your iMovie checklist.



Shooting Video/Pictures
Rule of 3rds: 
3) Love this video: It explains two rules for shooting pictures. You choose. Video
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
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April 23Monday

1) Lights Training:
Equipment Training
Samsung Camera Training (Click Here)
Lights Training (Click Here)

2) Tape Video to use to practice our Green Screen work.
Thanks for Watching
Welcome to DM double S News
Introduce yourself.

3) Work on  Importing Pictures/Videos/Sound:
Download the video clips from the class folder.


4 Work on Correctly Gathering Images/Pictures
Getting pictures and iClip Art that is non-copyright. (Click Here for AEA Link) (Click Here for Video)
Getting pictures from Google (Click Here for Video)
Another Video by Mrs. Lee explaining how to get a picture from Google, put pictures into iMovie and a quick refresher on how to use the Green Screen (Click Here for Video

5) Work on Correctly Getting Sounds/Music: Getting Music from Soundzabound *Covered
(Click Here) How can we add sounds that are free to use? Use Keystone login.
Royalty Free Music https://incompetech.com/



6) Work on Green Blue Screen Work:
Download the video clips from the class folder.
Green Blue Screen  (
Click Here) There is a brief explanation about how to change the background pictures (Ken Burns, Crop, Fit features) by Mrs. Lee
Quick Lesson from Mrs. Lee https://eduvision.tv/l?AyDeLc


7) Get into groups and work on Planning Your Stories
Good Interviewing etiquette and techniques  Helpful Ideas
Plan your stories. Each person needs to have 3 iMovie projects.
  • 1) News feature story.
  • 2) Fun story for the News Broadcast: (Guess Who, Jokes,....got an idea)
  • 3) Tell your story iMovie. (Have fun. This project does not have to be shared with anyone accept Mrs. Lee
8) Stories Well Told Examples: (Do as a class) 

https://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/memorializing-the-greatest-generation-one-war-story-at-a-time-1040017475937
https://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/these-angel-sisters-have-helped-3-000-cancer-patients-pay-for-treatment-1065217603572
http://video.foxnews.com/v/5580832449001/?playlist_id=2368639488001#sp=show-clips
http://video.foxnews.com/v/5580832449001/?playlist_id=2368639488001#sp=show-clips

April 24
Tuesday

Continue Monday





April 25WednesdayContinue Monday...we need to go over split screen and picture in a picture, go over the rule of thirds, and #7 & 8 planning stories.

Part II:Watch the video and read the article about good interviewing.
Tips for Good Interviewing & Questioning
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G70rR2vG5wY
Article:Good Interviewing etiquette and techniques  Helpful Ideas


Part III: Listen to the interview. When you are done answer the questions in the Google Document.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-N-iV_hTLg (this link can be found in the Google Form also)
Story Corp Reflection: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yqBABHsRNsgNIkqdvvpXnXNPvAZJzwbcPLcVT2ABU9A/edit?usp=sharing

Part IV: Create a Storyboard for your story or Decide who you are interviewing and make a list of Questions for the interview. Both must be handed in to Mrs. Lee.
Storyboard Folder 

April 26
Thursday



Groups fill in form.

Work on Stories. Storyboards are due tomorrow.

Pick stories. Create a story board for your 1st two stories. (Due on Friday) (Storyboard Folder)

Work on iMovies.

April 27Friday
Storyboards are due.

(Storyboard Folder)

Work on iMovies.


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April 30Monday



Due Dates:
Video Taping for your stories must be Completed by this Friday, May 4th
Rough Drafts of Videos (ready to show) Thursday May 10th (that's next Thursday)
Anchor Scripts Due on May 10th.
Tape Anchor Scripts Monday May 14,15, & 16
Final Videos due on May 14 - 16
Episodes are due on May 17th.



Water Walk Story
Fishing Days 7th Grade
Tree Planting 8th Grade


May 1Tuesday
Story Work

May 2Wednesday
Story Work

May 3
Thursday
Story Work

May 4Friday
Story Work (Last day for all video taping.)

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May 7Monday


Due Dates: 
Rough Drafts of Videos (ready to show) Thursday May 10th (that's this Thursday)
Anchor Scripts Due on May 10th.
Tape Anchor Scripts Monday May 14,15, & 16
Final Videos due on May 14 - 16
Episodes are due on May 17th.

May 8Tuesday


Continue Story Work

May 9Wednesday
Mini Courses

May 10Thursday
Videos are due.
Critique Video Work and Then Fix your work.
Final Stories due May 14-16
Anchor Scripts Due: Groups need to have their anchor scripts written today. Make sure you have all the stories from your group listed and put in the order you want them to be in the episode. Go between serious and lighter stories as you plan the order of your broadcast.


May 11Friday
Continue Story Work

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May 14Monday
Final Stories due May 14-16
Tape Anchor Scripts Monday May 14,15, & 16

May 15Tuesday


Final Stories due May 14-16
Tape Anchor Scripts Monday May 14,15, & 16

May 16Wednesday


Final Stories due May 14-16
Tape Anchor Scripts Monday May 14,15, & 16

May 17ThursdayPut together the episode.

Story Work: Make sure to get the 2nd story on the Lacie #11.
Episodes are due on May 17th.

May 18Friday

Tree Planting

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May 21Monday



1) Read 4 of the stories listed.
Part I: Here are some stories that were told through Story Corp. Read through or listen to the following stories. There are also printed versions of the stories available, if you would prefer that to on your computer.

2) Write a reflection about two of the stories that you read. (See sheet that Mrs. Lee or print a copy link)

3) Now it is time for you to choose what you are doing for your 3rd iMovie/story.You have 2 choices for your third iMovie project. You can do an interview, or you can tell your own story. Remember you do not need to share this iMovie with anyone but me (unless you would like to share it).


Story Corp Lesson: https://storycorps.org/discover/education/lesson-why-do-stories-matter/

May 22TuesdayWork on your own story. (See Monday)

May 23Wednesday 
Work on your own story. (See Monday)

May 24Thursday


Work on your own story. (See Monday)


Listen:
https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=100062673


 May 25 Friday
Work on your own story. (See Monday)

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 May 28 Monday
 Memorial Day No School
May 29 Tuesday 
Work on your own story. (See Monday)


 May 30 Wednesday
View Episodes

 May 31 Thursday 
View episodes

 Jun 1 Friday
 View Episodes

 June 2 Saturday 
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  June 4 Monday 
Last Day View Projects
   





 Day
 PlanDate  
 1

News Broadcast Jobs: 


Planning Stories
Good Interviewing etiquette and techniques  Helpful Ideas

Having a Conversation Article



Equipment Training*Covered
Samsung Camera Training (Click Here)
Lights Training (Click Here)

Planning Stories
Good Interviewing etiquette and techniques  Helpful Ideas

Getting Music from Soundzabound *Covered
(Click Here) How can we add sounds that are free to use? Use Keystone login.
Royalty Free Music https://incompetech.com/

Correctly Gathering Images
Getting pictures and iClip Art that is non-copyright. (Click Here for AEA Link) (Click Here for Video)
Getting pictures from Google (Click Here for Video)

 11/20 Monday
 2We have 3 themes:
~ Technology Agreement (what to remember)
~ Fluff pieces
~ Music Video

Each group needs to have 
Anchor:
2 Editors:
1-2 Directors:


Take Pictures
Use Ipads

Equipment Training*Covered
Samsung Camera Training (Click Here)
Lights Training (Click Here)

Planning Stories
Good Interviewing etiquette and techniques  Helpful Ideas

Getting Music from Soundzabound
(Click Here) How can we add sounds that are free to use? Use Keystone login.
Royalty Free Music https://incompetech.com/

Correctly Gathering Images
Getting pictures and iClip Art that is non-copyright. (Click Here for AEA Link) (Click Here for Video)
Getting pictures from Google (Click Here for Video)


Fill out group sheets: Get a copy from Mrs. Lee.
 https://docs.google.com/document/d/1lhRLyIfmNThmlIZXx_MQy3k-jI_DIcLqlDB10tD6sUM/edit?usp=sharing
 11/21 Tuesday
 3

 11/22 Wednesday
  Thanksgiving Break  
  Thanksgiving Break  
 4


2) 
Work on Story Maps and Stories.
 11/27 Monday
 51) Work on Stories 11/28 Tuesday
 61) Work on Stories 11/29 Wednesday
 71) Work on Stories 11/30 Thursday
 8 1) Work on Stories 12/1 Friday
 9

1) Planning and work on stories. Music videos due Friday.

2) Rough copies of 2nd story videos due Friday (unless you are the music video editor. (Cut ot the other songs from your iMovie)

3) Planning Stories
Good Interviewing etiquette and techniques  Helpful Ideas
Read: Video In The Classroom Article 

4) When you are done
Art of Creating Awe: https://www.ted.com/talks/rob_legato_the_art_of_creating_awe
 12/4 Monday
 10 1) Rough copies of 2nd story videos due Friday 12/15 (unless you are the music video editor. (Cut ot the other songs from your iMovie) 12/5 Tuesday
 11 1)  Rough copies of 2nd story videos due Friday 12/15 (unless you are the music video editor. (Cut ot the other songs from your iMovie) 12/6 Wednesday
 121) Take a look at the story assignment sheet. Finish filling it out.

2) Rough copies of 2nd story videos due Friday 12/15 (unless you are the music video editor. (Cut ot the other songs from your iMovie)
 12/7 Thursday
 13 Story Work 12/8 Friday
 14Work on stories.
Story 2 is due on Friday 12/15 (this Friday)
Story 1 is due on Tuesday 12/19 (next week, Tuesday)
If you are waiting on something you should work on your individual story.
 12/11 Monday
 15 Work on stories.
Story 2 is due on Friday 12/15 (this Friday)
Story 1 is due on Tuesday 12/19 (next week, Tuesday)
If you are waiting on something you should work on your individual story.
 12/12 Tuesday
 16 Work on stories.
Story 2 is due on Friday 12/15 (this Friday)
Story 1 is due on Tuesday 12/19 (next week, Tuesday)
If you are waiting on something you should work on your individual story.
 12/13 Wednesday
 17 Work on stories.
Story 2 is due on Friday 12/15 (this Friday)
Story 1 is due on Tuesday 12/19 (next week, Tuesday)
If you are waiting on something you should work on your individual story.
12/14 Thursday 
 18 Work on stories.
Story 2 is due on Friday 12/15 (this Friday)
Story 1 is due on Tuesday 12/19 (next week, Tuesday)
If you are waiting on something you should work on your individual story.
Article: The Largest Digital Camera
 12/15Friday 
 19


 Work on stories.
Story 2 Put any finishing touches on this and get it turned in.
Story 1 is due on Tuesday 12/19 (next week, Tuesday)
If you are waiting on something you should work on your individual story.
Article: The Largest Digital Camera
 12/18 Monday
 20 Work on stories.
Story 2 Put any finishing touches on this and get it turned in.
Story 1 is due on Tuesday 12/19 (next week, Tuesday)
 12/19 Tuesday
 21
Work on your grading packets. Fill them out for each story you have/are doing.....(Please note....You will not be able to grade any stories that are not finished.)

Work on your stories. Do not plan on leaving the room to video tape or make audio tapes. Use the sound boxes if you need.

 12/20 Wednesday
 22
Thursday
12/21
Today you will evaluate some other schools' videos.

News Broadcasts Evaluation 
Below is a list of news videos that I would like you to watch. 

As you are watching, please fill out the "News Broadcast Evaluation" sheet. (Get this copy from your teacher)

Make sure you use the whole class to watch these videos. 
Play close attention to how they use music, their anchors and how they shoot their videos.
DMSSN Season 2 Episode 11 EMPATHY Edition (5/17/17) Length 24:18
Shamrock News Team example (Click Here)
DMSSN Season 2 Episode 1 (10/3/2016) Length 17:34
Shamrock News Team Season 2 example (Click Here)
TIger News Broadcast (Click Here)
Eagan High School (Click Here)
If you finish early you can watch this......High School Midland (Click Here



 12/21 Thursday
 23
Friday
12/22
Work on stories.

Turn in your sheet from the news broadcast evaluation. (that you did Thursday)
News Broadcasts Evaluation 
Below is a list of news videos that I would like you to watch. 

As you are watching, please fill out the "News Broadcast Evaluation" sheet. (You should already have a paper copy of this)

Make sure you use the whole class to watch these videos. 
Play close attention to how they use music, their anchors and how they shoot their videos.
DMSSN Season 2 Episode 11 EMPATHY Edition (5/17/17) Length 24:18
Shamrock News Team example (Click Here)
DMSSN Season 2 Episode 1 (10/3/2016) Length 17:34
Shamrock News Team Season 2 example (Click Here)
TIger News Broadcast (Click Here)
Eagan High School (Click Here)
If you finish early you can watch this......High School Midland (Click Here

Watch the latest episode of DMSS News: (choose one person from class to mirror to the TV)
DMSSN Season 3 Episode 4 (12/19/17)Length 21:51min

 12/22 Friday
  Winter Break   
 24  1/3 Wednesday
 25  1/4 Thursday
 26  1/5 Friday
 27  1/8 Monday
 28  1/9 Tuesday
 29  1/10 Wednesday
 30

 1/11 Thursday
  30 Last Class:
Share final projects
  











Praise Video: http://trainugly.com/portfolio/peerfeedback/


Train Yourself



Copyright
Watch this video to see how Youtube searches for copyright infringement. (click here)

Basics from Youtube: (Click Here)

Copyright when using Sounzabound (Click Here)

Disney Information (Click Here)


PhotoPin (Everything below the dotted line is in the Creative Commons.)
Compfight (Everything below the dotted line is in the Creative Commons.)
Google - See below for how to filter images
iClipArt - Keystone resources for clip art



Correctly Gathering Images
Getting pictures and iClip Art that is non-copyright. (Click Here for AEA Link) (Click Here for Video)
Getting pictures from Google (Click Here for Video)



pics4learning.com  (limited selection)

classroomclipart.com....this site lets you download clip art, and the pictures is sited automatically.


AMERICAN COMPUTER SCIENTIST STEVE WILHITE CREATED THE “GRAPHICS INTERCHANGE FORMAT,” OR 
GIF, IN 1987. (AND THE INVENTOR THINKS YOU SHOULD BE PRONOUNCING IT “JIFF,” NOT “GIFF.”)

Getting Music from Soundzabound
(Click Here) How can we add sounds that are free to use? Use Keystone login.


Royalty Free Music https://incompetech.com/


FMA - “It’s not just free music, it’s good music.”
SoundBible - Free sound clips, sound bites and sound effects.


iMovie
Becoming Strong with iMovie and the other software we use with our News Broadcast....

Quick Lesson from Mrs. Lee about GREEN SCREEN

Watch this video to help you with the green screen effect.
Watch the i-movie tutorial. Have i-movie open while you watch the video, so that you can practice what he is discussing. I will show the video on the TV for you.

 Work on training yourself in iMovie. See links below.
Video #1 Several different beginner topics. 

Using Precision Editor ( Ways of editing transitions) (Click Here)

iMovie for beginners (Click Here)

Getting iMovie in the correct format to share to large computer. (Click Here)

Screencastify
Google App




Shooting Video/Pictures

Rule of 3rds: 
3) Love this video: It explains two rules for shooting pictures. You choose. Video

Equipment Training


Samsung Camera Training (Click Here)


Lights Training (Click Here)


Camera Usage. Features on the Digital Video Recorder


Planning Stories
Good Interviewing etiquette and techniques  Helpful Ideas


Read about story boards. Link 1
Look at this sample storyboard. Link 2
Introduction.
"Hi I'm ________. There are two new school teachers at Decorah Middle School this year. We had a chance to visit with them both." (cut to interview segments) "Mr From is ..................... That's all for today back to you ______."




Final Cut Pro/Advanced Training
Watch this video to help you use the software on the News Broadcast computer more efficiently.



Evaluate Video Examples
Below is a list of news videos that I would like you to watch. 
As you are watching, please fill out the sheet that your teacher gave to you.
Please watch the entire broadcast for each example.

Shamrock News Team example (Click Here)
Shamrock News Team Season 2 example (Click Here)
TIger News Broadcast (Click Here)
Eagan High School (Click Here)
If you finish earl you can watch this......High School Midland (Click Here

Fill in the NewsBroadcasts Evaluation Form as you watch.



Cannon XF100

Video Explains the buttons on the camera. (Click Here)
User Manual  (Click Here)