Interactive Media Quarter 2

Unit 3: Video Creation

Standards: ISTE 1, 4, 6:

1 Empowered Learner

Students leverage technology to take an active role in choosing, achieving and demonstrating competency in their learning goals, informed by the learning sciences.


Innovative Designer

Students use a variety of technologies within a design process to identify and solve problems by creating new, useful or imaginative solutions.


Creative Communicator

Students communicate clearly and express themselves creatively for a variety of purposes using the platforms, tools, styles, formats and digital media appropriate to their goals.


Students understand the fundamental concepts of technology operations, demonstrate the ability to choose, use and troubleshoot current technologies and are able to transfer their knowledge to explore emerging technologies.

Essential Questions:

-Use Fair Use images to create a newscast on an assigned topic

-What makes a good green screen video?

Content (Major Concepts, Figures, and Events)

Suggested Activities


Assessment Strategies

-Green Screening

-leveled reading passages from NewsELA used to create a newscast with partners




This will be used as a comprehensive semester evaluation because it uses all learned skills to produce the project.