Movie Maker - Second Video Editing Lesson
Second Video Editing Lesson for Beginners
Students import two video clips, add a title, credits and add transitions, trim unnecessary footage, and adjust sound track volume if applicable.
5 Easy Steps: 1) Import video clips, 2) Add a title, 3) Add transitions, 4) Add credits, 5) Save Movie
Prepare for this assigment by having pre-shot video to use or have the students create their own. Students could video each other reading poems or giving presentations for this exercise. Students can also create videos without cameras for this lesson plan by creating a short screen capture video tutorial using Cam Studio or other video screen recorder tool. In this example screen capture videos from previous lessons on creating a Pivot tutorial is used.
Import both of your pivot videos.
Drag the first video to the timeline.
Switch to the second video the drag it to the timeline.
Add your title.
Add "title at the beginning" of the movie.
Type the title, choose an animation, change text font and color, Done add title to movie.
Add transitions between the title and first clip, and between clip one and two.
Add "credits at the end" of the movie.
Save to my computer, give your movie file a name, save to "my videos" folder and click Next.
Choose "Best quality for playback on my computer". Click Next.
Just as soon as the movie finishes being made. Might take a while. Have a little stretch.