Create digital stories using photostory
Preparing the Learning Resource
Look at the photos for this activity at http://www.flickr.com/photos/sparkered/sets/72157602264229346/
Print off this activity sheet and number the instructions below in the correct order according to the photos for making Choux Pastry:
- Sift the flour
- Ingredients for choux pastry, plain flour, eggs, butter, beaten egg, salt in a teaspoon and a jug of water
- Add eggs to pastry mixture and Stir with wooden spoon until mixture appears shiny
- Bring the Water and butter to the boil in a saucepan
- Spoon dough into piping bag
- Add the flour and stir constantly with a wooden spoon until combined
- Bake the pastry
- Cook the smooth and solid mixture until the mixture pulls away from the saucepan
- Test the smoothness of the dough
- Water being poured over cut up pieces of butter in a saucepan.
- Piping the choux mini éclairs mix onto a greased baking tray, ( silicon paper can also be used)
You will use these steps to narrate your resource.
Blip Video - How to create a Photostory resource
View the instructional video at http://sparker.blip.tv/file/398394/
This video will show you how to take your photos and script and turn into a digital story using Photostory 3. You may like to watch the video all the way through and then replay and pause as you create your own digital story.
Flickr – Downloading Choux Pastry Photos
Read these instructions on downloading photos at http://www.flickr.com/help/photos/#91
Download the example photos on baking choux pastry at http://www.flickr.com/photos/sparkered/sets/72157602264229346/ to your computer.
Photostory 3 – Creating your digital learning resource
Download and install photostory on your computer from http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/digitalphotography/photostory/default.mspx
When you are ready open the Photostory 3 program.
Click on ‘Start’ / All programs / Photo Story 3 for Windows
Build your learning resource based on what you have learned from the video.
Play and have fun!!
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