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  2. page Video Resources edited ... Meet the Artist - April Surgent 2.5 min video of Glass artist April Surgent. Overview of her …
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    Meet the Artist - April Surgent
    2.5 min video of Glass artist April Surgent. Overview of her process and how she uses local images and photography in her glass engraving work. Youtube.
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    John Lechner's Flip Book
    Link takes you to his blog post where video is embedded. Play this delightful short wordless animation full screen and have students tell or write about the beginning, middle and end. (Combining media lit skills with story element knowledge!) The blog post describes the process he used. Have students guess how many pages of drawings are in this 40 second animation and then have them read his blog post to find the answer.

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  4. page Resources edited ... Media Literacy resources on Tech2Learn wiki, from #brendasherry:http://tech2learn.wikispaces.c…
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    Media Literacy resources on Tech2Learn wiki, from #brendasherry:http://tech2learn.wikispaces.com/Media+Literacy
    Media Smarts, excellent Canadian resource: http://mediasmarts.ca/
    Meet the Artist, April Surgent (example of an informative video, useful for visual lit comprehension strategies, plus it's cool):http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxj3ksjSopk
    National Archives Experience Docs Teach: http://docsteach.org/
    PBS Kids--Don’t Buy It: http://pbskids.org/dontbuyit/teachersguide.html
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    UNESCO Media and Information Literacy Curriculum for Teachers: http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0019/001929/192971e.pdf
    Visual Literacy K-8 (lots of overlap here w good NF topics, text features, etc): http://k-8visual.info/
    Virginia DeparmentDepartment of Education
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  5. page Video Resources edited {2013-01-06_0945.png} Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can't See 3.5 min animated video fro…
    {2013-01-06_0945.png} Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can't See
    3.5 min animated video from NPR's Robert Krulwich on the large quantity of bugs
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    above us.
    Gives interesting examples and measurements. Vimeo.
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    How Much Does a Hurricane Weigh?
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    in clouds.
    Good

    Good
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    attention skills.
    Also good for discussion of a successful way to present science concepts. Vimeo.
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    Meet the Artist - April Surgent
    2.5 min video of Glass artist April Surgent. Overview of her process and how she uses local images and photography in her glass engraving work. Youtube.

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  7. page Video Resources edited {2013-01-06_0945.png} Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can't See 3.5 min animated video f…
    {2013-01-06_0945.png} Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can't See
    3.5 min animated video from
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    above us. Gives
    Gives
    interesting examples and measurements. Vimeo.
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    How Much Does a Hurricane Weigh?
    3 min animated video from NPR's Robert Krulwich on the amazing amount of water in clouds.
    Good for measurement, comparison, forces, weather, water cycle, using media attention skills.
    Also good for discussion of a successful way to present science concepts. Vimeo.

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  8. page Video Resources edited {2013-01-06_0945.png} Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can't See 3.5 min video from NPR's …
    {2013-01-06_0945.png} Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can't See
    3.5 min video from NPR's Robert Krulwich on the large quantity of bugs
    in the air above us. Gives interesting examples and measurements.

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