It doesn't get any easier than Windows Movie Maker. Start at the top &
work your way down the menu. Students will figure it out right away.
Are you having them create backgrounds for their puppets? By the time
they make the puppets & background, write the story, film & edit it,
you are probably looking at a semester project.
> 2. Janet Fish, Chuck Close, and Movie Editing
> Can you tell that school will be starting soon? I am looking for
> plans for Middle School students on Chuck Close and Janet Fish.
> Does anyone
> have any ideas? Also, I will be having students in Grade 7 take
> videos of
> children's stories they created using their paper mache puppets. I use
> Microsoft Movie Maker to edit them. It seems hard to use. Does
> anyone have
> a simple movie editor they find that is easy for students to use?
> Thank you,
> Sue Murren