screencasting

Screencasting Applications

C. Continued
Select and learn about a screencasting tool to use for Quest 2

Check with your teacher for the appropriate program or app to use for this activity. 

Resource Name

Device

     Description





Screencast-O-Matic

 


Mac or Windows

Screencast-O-Matic requires java and the use of a PC or Mac (not iPad or iPhone). is an online sticky note service that is used to post memos, to-do lists, ideas, and photos anywhere on an online web canv.

Watch this short demo video about using Screencast-O-Matic. Make sure you have java on your computer and a microphone if you want to record your audio. Does not work on the chromebook.

Step-by-step directions  screencasting steps.pdf 

 


Screencastify 

 

 

 



Chrome browser, Mac or Windows

Screencastify requires an install to a Chrome browser on your device. works on Windows, Mac, but not on a Chromebook or iPad.

The FREE account (Screencastify Lite) lets you record free for up to 10 minutes. This is a download that works with your Chrome browser and integrates with Google Drive

Features:


Explain Everything

 


Android, Chromebook, iPad, iPhone

Explain Everything is an Adroid app that works on Chromebooks, some smartphones, and there is an iOS (iPad and iPhone) app as well.

Features:

  • Record, annotate, animate, narrate, import and export almost anything to and from anywhere.
  • Create slides, draw in colors, add shapes and text, rotate, move scale objects, add photos, import pdf docs, insert a web browser window and export mp4 movies. No account is required

 

 

 

ShowMe App

or Educreations App

 

 



 iPad

If you are using an iPad we recommend working with a partner, and you can record the screen of your partner's screen using your iPad, or use one of the following apps on an iPad

ShowMe (YouTube video tutorial, Basic Steps tutorial )

Educreations (Creating lessons tutorial , How to Use , Sample Titanic lesson by a 6th grader, Owl Pellets by a 5th grader)

iPad Screencasting Fun is a document created to train teachers about Screencasting with an iPad. This gives a lot of information about the different apps and also lots of activities.   screencastingfun.pdf

 

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