Posts Categorized: Video Tools

Highlight a Video, Add Notes, and Combine Video Clips with Vibby

Highlight a Video, Add Notes, and Combine Video Clips with Vibby

Highlight a Video, Add Notes, and Combine Video Clips with Vibby Vibby.com Vibby is a game changer for more effectively using video as an educational tool. With just a few clicks you can focus students on just the most important parts of a video.  Basically you copy and paste the link to a YouTube video, highlight the… Read more

Take Notes That Automatically Synchronize with the Video You Are Watching

Take Notes That Automatically Synchronize with the Video You Are Watching

VideoNot.es MOOCs, Flipped Lessons, Video Tutorials… Instructional videos are becoming increasingly common, and VideoNot.ES provides an easy way to take better notes while watching these videos.  As students type notes, they are automatically synchronized with the video.  Clicking on a line in the notes will bring the video to the point when the note was… Read more

KeepVid – an easy way to dowload streaming videos.

KeepVid – an easy way to dowload streaming videos.

KeepVid www.KeepVid.com KeepVid allows you to download streaming videos from YouTube, Dailymotion, Metacafe, iFilm, and more.  No software downloads required!  It’s a simple, free video downloader. Simply paste the URL of the video you want to download, select a format (MP4 – Max 480P works for me), and click “download.”  It couldn’t be easier.  … Read more

WeVideo – a Powerful, Feature-Filled Online Video Editor

WeVideo – a Powerful, Feature-Filled Online Video Editor

A Powerful, Feature-Filled Online Video Editor WeVideo www.wevideo.com WeVideo offers a full-featured video editor with nothing to download or install.   K-12 plans include a “walled-garden” feature that can be used to address safety and privacy concerns by limiting sharing of student-generated videos. Free, Engaging, Curriculum Aligned Online Film Fests Check out WeVideo’s  Education Channel.  The aim of this channel is to… Read more

SafeShare.TV – Safely remove ads, related videos, and surprises that pop up when sharing YouTube videos.

SafeShare.TV – Safely remove ads, related videos, and surprises that pop up when sharing YouTube videos.

SafeShare.TV Simply paste a link to a YouTube video into the text-box on SafeShare.TV and they will provide you with a shareable link to a cleaned-up view of that video.  No ads, no related videos, no “popular videos” popping up. The site even gives you a few options for customizing your cleaned up video.  You can re-title it, change the… Read more

TED Ed – Turn YouTube videos into lessons worth sharing.

TED Ed – Turn YouTube videos into lessons worth sharing.

TED Ed ed.ted.com I’ve been using TED Talks in the classroom for a long time, but I just recently discovered the power of TED Ed.  TED Ed allows you to turn any YouTube Video into a “lesson worth sharing.”  Check out a sample lesson that explains how to use TED Ed here.  If you’re not familiar with TED… Read more

TubeChop – Chop & Share YouTube Videos

TubeChop – Chop & Share YouTube Videos

TubeChop www.tubechop.com TubeChop is the simplest way I’ve seen to clip parts from YouTube videos and share them with students.  Want to show just a small clip from a video?  It’s as easy as: Go to www.tubechop.com Paste the URL or search for a YouTube Video. Slide the bar below your video to indicate the… Read more