Each year, as we approach our annual Quidditch Tournament, a member of our staff works on a video that will get burned into a DVD for all of our sixth graders. Until this year, he has had a group of fifth graders come around and interview us classroom teachers, asking a set series of questions. We, in turn, would come beforehand with nutty answers, spoofing the whole interview process. This year, he wanted to try something new and asked us to create a short video, of any kind.
I decided to try a stopmotion video with Pivot Stickfigure and a few images from my class (We are the blue team: Permafrost). Here’s what I came up with, using the first part of a Quidditch song that I wrote and recorded a few years ago:
Peace (on the stick),