TDSB has purchased a licence for WeVideo so you can access all the extras and make your films longer than 5 minutes! Set up your account here:
In grade 9 art, we made mini-videos about our favourite things, using this doc as our guide:
The Favourite Thing Video and WeVideo Gameboard
If you’re making a podcast, follow my quick guide:
Podcasting with WeVideo
Otherwise, the best way to learn the program is to play around with it! It’s a similar platform to iMovie and Moviemaker. Ask Ms Green for help if you get stuck!
Making a podcast can be a fun and interesting way to share your learning.
If you are unfamiliar with podcasts, have a listen to a few to get a sense of how they work, like this one on athletes found on player.fm.
You can use Audacity, a simple program that allows you to record and import audio, then edit it with really intuitive tools. You can access the Audacity tutorials for help getting started. This Youtube video will give you a good overview.
To plan your podcast, read this article.
Make a copy of this template (based on the article) and fill it out for your podcast plan.
Remember, when you’re making your podcast, don’t steal music! For good sources of free and copyright-free tunes, check out
Free Music Archive
Partners in Rhyme