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ETEC 532 Week 2: Using video and YouTube in elementary school

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Making (viewing) connections

Write 2 paragraphs that describe what you consider were some of the educational benefits in making the video: “Picture Day,” by Steve Bogner and the children from Tussing Elementary School. As you watch the now very well known video “Picture Day”, consider some of the educational benefits in making this video and the 2011 possibilities of viewing Kevin Macdonald’s “Life in a Day” (found at: www.youtube.com/lifeinaday).

If you have had any experiences with using video with students, briefly share your own experiences. In your description include how this video could be used to talk about the human condition (humanities) through the use of digital media and technology.

“Picture Day” by Steve Bogner may have started out as a way to familiarize staff and students at Tussing Elementary with video technology, but it also had a number of additional benefits.  First of all, the process of rotating the entire…

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