Today’s post is about using creativity and communicating information using multimedia formats; NETS and NCTE Standards for 21st Century Learners.
- First create a folder to store your copyright free images, music and video.
- Next create a story line for your book without giving away the ending. Make sure your book trailer focuses on the main character, setting, plot and theme.
- Now find pictures and music which captures the essence of the book. Remember, don’t give away the ending but entice your viewers into reading the book. Try these sites: http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/ www.freefoto.com/ orwww.office.microsoft.com/EN-US/CLIPART/DEFAULT.ASPX and others
- Finally use a movie editor such as Windows Movie Maker, Photo Story, Prezi or Animoto to create your book trailer.