Teacher Review for Pixorial

Its free movie editor, easy and private for your students (4 stars)

Todd W.
Classroom teacher
Brownell Middle School
Grosse Pointe Farms, United States
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My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts
My Rating
Learning Scores
Setup Time 5-15 minutes
Great for Creation
Small group
Student-driven work
Great with General
How I Use It
1 Minute Movies; students explain a concept in a minute, Red Carpet Book Talks (students dress up for he red carpet, present a 1 min book trailer and are questioned by paparazzi) and character studies (Social Studies, Science, Lit). It has a "Krowd" feature that allows private sharing which I really like. Downside, you can't add your own music unless you buy a Pro account. Teachers get Pro for free, free student accounts would have to use their generic tracks.
My Take
I found it easier than Windows Movie Maker, but much less sophisticated than iMovie. There's a short learning curve, so students were making projects for other classes very quickly.