Tool: Video Scribe
VideoScribe is a unique way to create engaging animated videos quickly and easily. You are empowered to bring impact to your message without technical or design knowledge. VideoScribe is available as a desktop version, an iPad app and an Android app on Google Play. The desktop version allows a seven day free trial after which users can buy VideoScribe Pro on monthly, yearly or one-off subscriptions, which gives users rights for commercial and resell use. There are multi-user discounts for education establishments are £16 per month, £114 per year, £389 One-Off Payment (there is also a 7-day free trial).
Videoscribe can be used to create marketing videos, instructional talks, add a visual to your talk or story, bring illustrations to life, show text, logos or photos and keep any audience captivated. Suggested ways that videoscribe can be used in education is for explaining ideas, sharing rules, introducing writing topics or creating a debates. Whilst the ways mentioned are not an exhaustive list of ideas or necessarily going to transform teaching and learning, they may inspire teachers and pupils to use the Videoscribe HD app on iOS devices, Mac and PC Desktop versions creatively. Pupils could demonstrate their learning and used it as a tool as part of independent work. Teachers could use it as a way to engage children in a lesson or to explain a concepts. Videoscribe is quite simple to use, and once the animation and music are combined the finished presentation can be very empowering. It can produce real quality results in a matter of a few minutes by both children as young as Early Years right through older children and adult who can explore some of the more complex features.
“If you want to get your message out to the masses and keep them engaged on your site, this is an amazing way to capture their attention and engage with them. If they can stay with you a bit longer, the chances of making a conversion is greatly increased. It won’t take you long to learn how to create animations with this software, and the good part is that it’s fun!”-Rob Hemphill independent marketer