Tools for annotating...
Leave sticky notes anywhere on the web and share with friends to spark discussion.
Watch and annotate video online, then pass it on for others to annotate too!
Create a printable summary of a video.
Need to convert a photo or video to a different format before uploading for use with another program?
Multimedia annotation, whether achieved through technology tools or on paper, differs from note-taking in that it
invites you to pose questions, note challenges, and even connect your prior knowledge to what you are viewing/listening to.
prepares you to reencounter the media with an eye/ear to answers to your questions.
Reviewing annotated notes triggers recall of not only the information, but also what you were thinking while viewing or listening.
What tools might you use?
Video Annotation Software
Photo Annotation Software
Audio Editing Software
Create a vocabulary list that includes new terminology, interesting words, etc.
Direct quotes should be carefully transcribed. If wording is unclear, spell phonetically inside brackets. Place action inside of brackets. Example: "I don't [thin] Bradley was given a fair chance, [said Mr. Geracie]."
Summarize information leading up to crucial points in the media to recall context.
Record your own ideas and questions about the information presented.
Library Information and Media Center - Monona Grove High School - Monona, Wisconsin
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