Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Jon Corippo - CUE Rock Star #BLC15 - YouTube.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Take a deeper look at some of Michigan's most breathtaking spots.
Trekker is new in Street View and takes you to places the Street View cars just can't maneuver. Michigan.org has compiled links to all of the spots in Michigan like this trek across the Grand Hotel's famous porch.
This video is a great look at what goes into capturing all of the amazing images provided by Google Trekker and a link to what's available around Michigan.
Explore Amazing Michigan Locations With Google Trekker's Stunning Street View - YouTube.
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Project Wild - Find more information on the program and link to trainings and curriculum
Project Wild and Project Aquatic materials listed on eBay.
The Nature Connection by Clare Walker Leslie
Easel.ly - Great infographic maker
Canva - Create beautiful graphics to show findings.
Google Cultural Institute - Take students to museums all over the world and have them create collections of the ways animals have been portrayed in art over the years.
Trimble Sketchup - Have your students build their own Mt. Baldy steps or recreate structures you discover with them. It's as real as math gets.
GPS Altimeter App
[caption id="attachment_1086" align="alignleft" width="717"] On top of Mt. Baldhead, all covered in S.T.E.A.M.[/caption]
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Shoot like a pro!
Here are 19 different camera techniques for producing professional quality video productions with whatever device you have. Learning these or teaching them to students will greatly improve the quality of video that is produced. Once you see them, you can't help but use them.
Watch this presentation to see examples of each. You will be asked to take each of these shots on your own and put them together in your own "Shooting Gallery".
REMEMBER THESE ARE 5-10 SECOND VIDEO SHOTS, NOT PHOTOS.
Download the shot sheet here.
Anti-Gravity Shooting Gallery from Andy Losik on Vimeo.More creativity resources for your projects.
Scary Mary and Shining, A Romantic Comedy show the power of Music.
What will you create?
Monday, July 6, 2015
Here are the resources and links from Day 1 of CUE Rock Star Saugatuck hosted by MACUL.
How to search for copyright-free images in Google
Copyright Friendly Wikispaces
Animated Text Cut-out Tutorial
Apple Preview Tips and Tricks
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