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Moving Image Education

This is a wiki of ideas on how to use moving image techniques in class, no matter what subject area you teach.

Please feel free to add ideas to the wiki for everyone to use.

TheoK has also set up a wiki for Online Video that's worth looking at.

Internet Resources

British Film Institute (BFI)
Downloadable free teaching resources, including “Moving Images In The Classroom” and teaching packs exploring citizenship issues and disability.
Advice on how to use Media in class
Includes examples of the annual schools Creativity In Digital Media Awards
Film Education
Free teaching resources, including packs to download and CD-ROMs about how to use current films within the curriculum.
Teachers’ TV
Watch programs online about media analysis and production in class
One Minute Movies (BBC)
Submit your films and watch others
Boom Academy (MTV)
Lesson plans for making a music video
Making Tracks (BBC)
Make your own mobile phone ringtone!

Download Video and Music

Scottish Screen
Archive Live: Free downloadable archive video footage
British Film Institute (BFI)
Free downloadable archive video footage
Radio 1 Superstar VJs
Free video footage
Channel 4: PixNMix Go VJ
Free video footage
Freeplay Music
Free downloadable music, categorised by style, instrument or feeling
Caring on the Home Front
Teaching resources, video and sound clips about WWII from the British Red Cross and St. Johns Ambulance
NASA Movie Clips
Apollo Archive: Free audio and video clips from the Apollo space missions
NASA Movie Clips
Download real video clips from space missions

Other Resources

'101 Uses for a Camera Phone'
Teaching Citizenship in the 5-14 Curriculum usingHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Is there a PC equivalent to Garageband?Radio 1 try and answer the question
60 Second ShakespeareA competition to make a 60 second Shakespeare film


Alan Bennett from Apple Education UK: Education will be televised - the DV revolution in schools