Great Links


Search Engines


Reference Links


Photo/Digital Editing Programs

  • Picasa http://picasa.google.com
  • Gimp http://www.gimp.org
  • Inkscape http://www.inkscape.org
  • PicMonkey http://www.picmonkey.com


Teacher Resources


Staff Developement


Simulation, 3D and Sketch Programs

  • Google Earth http://earth.google.com
  • Celestia (Solar System) http://www.shatters.net/celestia
  • Sketchup http://www.sketchup.com


Video and Movie Tips

Movie Maker Tips
1. Get video, audio and/or photos to the computer...

a. Connect to computer with cable

b. Google Drive (any online sharing)

c. SD card readers...

d. email

2. Place them in a labeled folder on the h drive w/ your name or on your flash drive. Put everything associated with your movie in this folder! It's very important that you know where you are storing the data!!!

Try importing files... If you get error messages or they don't show up, you will need to convert them.

-Windows Movie Maker likes video files in wmv. format

Some ways to convert files...



Freemake Converter - http://www.freemake.com/free_video_converter/

- Windows Movie Maker likes audio files Audio in wav. Format



Places to get audio files and pictures...

Copyright-Friendly Resources

The more video effects that you add, the more likely you will have problems in finalizing your movie!

ALWAYS save MOVIE File when you are finished not just Save Project!

Select - My Computer

Browse to your flash drive or home directory...