NoodleTools: a student research platform that aids students in citing sources (MLA, APA, etc.). Provides note taking and outlining as well.
Digital Storytelling Video Instructions
WeVideo: This is an easy online video editor. Drag and drop your videos, add narration, music, trim clips and choose from our pre-made themes to set a unique style. It also has three levels for editing: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. You can share your video with a link or upload to YouTube. For simple instructions click here. There are also video tutorials on their website.
Movie Maker: You must download this from Software Center. It is a video editing software program that is designed to be easy enough to use even for the beginners. You can add videos/photos, narrations, music, and themes. Movie Maker allows you to do the very basic editing to more advanced editing skills. For a practice lesson click here.
Photo Story: You must download this from Software Center. It is a program that allows you to create slide shows from digital images. You can edit pictures, create your story with music, add narration, and save and share your finished product. For instructions click here.
PowToon: Create your own professional-looking animated videos and presentations. Easy to use guides that will help you through the entire process. For instructions click here.
Thinglink: Create your own interactive media project: posters, maps, infographics, timelines, etc. The site includes video tutorials. For instructions click here.