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Metaphor Digital Stories
First, let's learn what a metaphor is. Download the worksheet for use in class.
Now check out what the 7th graders did last year for this project:
Here are your instructions/requirements doc:
Metaphor Digital Story Instructions.docx
You're going to need some pictures unless you have your own.
Put all of your pictures into an album in iPhoto for easy access later.
has links to tons of sites where you can find Creative Commons photos to use. BE SURE to give them credit!
Video instructions for iMovie
Getting started in iMovie:
How to put pictures on iMovie:
How to put text boxes overlaid on the slides:
How to make voice-overs:
IMPORTANT: Watch & rewatch your video several times before submitting!!
How to save a movie to QuickTime for sharing:
My final sample:
help on how to format text
Turn off "Getting Started"