Our last study group session focused on Visual Recording using technology in the primary classroom.
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The Hancock Wildlife Federation has several webcams of eagles' nests around the Lower Mainland. You can find them here:
The Vancouver Aquarium also has several live webcams operating for jellies, sea otters, belugas and penguins:
The Richmond Nature Park also has a nest cam in the Chickadee nesting cam. You cannot access a livestream but the City of Richmond posts clips on its YouTube channel here:
Scroll down to find them under Popular and Recent uploads.
teacher resource book recommendations:
Picture Science by Carla Neumann-Hinds
The Kids' Guide to Digital Photography: How to Shoot, Save, Play with and Print your Digital Photos by Jenni Bidner
iPad Apps: Skitch, PicCollage, Motivational Poster
Lots of great digital storytelling ideas here:
iPad Apps: Haiku Deck, SonicPics, PixnTell, iMovie, Animoto
And example of digital storytelling from Jen Woo and Janice at Blair is explained in this blog post:
Sasha shared her idea of doing video penpal letters and using the Paco app to isolate images from a video. She also shared how to use Download Helper with Firefox to load an online video to your computer so that you can access it and play it without internet access.