Tell the story of a myth or legend using Puppet Pals

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Overview

In order to demonstrate their comprehension of a myth or legend, and present the results of their research to the rest of the class, students create a video to explain it, with characters and backdrops designed using the “Puppet Pals” App (for iPad/ iPhone)

Description

  1. Divide a legend or myth into different acts, according to the characters and backdrops required.
  2. Write dialogues between the characters which allow viewers to understand the story.
  3. Draw the different characters and search the internet for images which could be used as backdrops.
  4. Photograph the characters with the tablet and upload them to the “Puppet Pals” App.
  5. Do the same for the backdrops.
  6. Animate the different scenes using the “Puppet Pals” App and record the
    various acts.
  7. Edit and add caption using the “iMovie” App.
  8. Send the finished video to the teacher, who can assess its quality.

What do I need?

  • Internet: Yes
  • Hardware: pc

ICT Level and Target Group

  • ICT level: easy
  • Target group: first

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