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FYS 107 - Play: It's Not Just For Kids

Screencasting--Video Only 

Screencastomatic: http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/
No Installation. 15 minutes of recording time. Records screen and webcam. Saves in MP4, AVI, FLV format. Publish to YouTube HD.   

 

 

Icecream Screen Recorder 

Meet Icecream Screen Recorder, a tool that enables you to capture any area of your screen either as a screenshot or a video file. The intuitive and easy-to-use software offers a complete suite of tools and options for professional screen capture with audio. 10 minutes recording time. 

 

TIP-- Most free screencasting tools don't have much editing features. However, you can save your screencast and edit using video editor. 

 

PowerPoint
Available on all WOU computers or remotely from WOU-VDI located on your portal page or this link   WOU-VDI connects to the same computers on campus with Microsoft Office. You can download Powerpoint for free from WOU Microsoft 365 

 

Google Presentation 
Available from your Google Drive 




Open Office Presentation http://www.openoffice.org/
OpenOffice is the leading open-source office software suite for word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations. It can be downloaded and used completely free of charge for any purpose.

 

Prezi http://prezi.com/
"Prezi is a virtual whiteboard that transforms presentations from monologues into conversations:enabling people to see,understand,and rember ideas."

NOTE: THESE TOOLS HAVE LIMITED FREE TRIALS. IF USE--MAKE SURE YOU CAN COMPLETE WORK AND SAVE IN ALLOTTED TIME. 

 

PowToon
A web-based tool for creating animated videos, very similar to GoAnimate in options and user-interface. PowToon markets itself as more of a business tool and its styles are less cartoon-like than other tools. With the free account, users are able to save videos up to 5 minutes long and can upload a voice-over track and/or audio track.

Caveat: The free version does not allow you to download your video as a file. All free videos bear the PowToon logo. 

 

VideoScribe -- offers a 1 week trial of their Whiteboard animation software.  

 

 

The video editor is intended for editing video files and creating videos of any complexity involving various visual and audio effects. The program offers rich functionality and yet has a simple and intuitive interface, allowing you to create videos with a bare minimum of efforts.

Download Free Version 

How to Use Free Editor 

User Manual 

​OpenShot Video Editor is a free, open-source video editor for Linux, Mac, and Windows.

OpenShot is designed to be an easy to use, quick to learn, and surprisingly powerful video editor. Easily cut, slice, and edit any video or film. 

Download Free Openshot Video Editor 

OpenShot User Guide 

iMovie -- for MAC or IOS Device 

With iMovie for iOS and macOS, you can enjoy your videos like never before. It’s easy to browse your clips and create Hollywood-style trailers and stunning 4K-resolution movies. You can even start editing on iPhone or iPad, then finish on your Mac.

 

Download Free iMovie 

iMovie Support