Alternative Storytelling Resources


·        Movie Maker
·        PowerPoint
·        Photo Story
·        iMovie
·        Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Elements (or as part of the Digital School Collection)
·        Creaza
·        Animoto
·        Flickr
Sound mixer:
·        Audacity
·        CC Mixter 

Player for playback:
·        Windows Media Player
·        iTunes
·        VLC Media Player
·        Quicktime
·        Adobe Flash Player

Be sure to identify the appropriate file formats for your platform. For example:

Movie Maker:
  • Video files: .asf, .avi, .wmv
  • Movie files: MPEG1, .mpeg, .mpg, .m1v, .mp2
  • Audio files: .wav, .snd, .au, .aif, .aifc, .aiff
  • Windows Media files: .asf, .wm, .wma, .wmv
  • Still images: .bmp, .jpg, .jpeg, .jpe, .jfif, .gif
  • MP3 format audio: .mp3

Format Factory: for converting between file formats