• MARCH 2018 - MONTHLY REPORT   

    NPTV - SCHOOL - TOWN - EVENT VIDEOTAPING

    3/13 League of Women Voters presentation - scheduled

     

    LEVEL 1 - MEDIA DESIGN - PERIODS 1 & 3 
     
    Semester 2 students completed work on television history presentation videos, adding titles and background music. Many of these videos will be shown on NPTV. They then began planning Morning News segments.
     
    LEVEL 2 - VIDEO DESIGN - PERIODS 4, 7 & 8

    Students completed work on the Lighting Project. Started work on the documentary project. Students completed their SGO.

    LEVEL 3 - ADVANCED VIDEO - PERIOD 4 

    Students completed work on the Lighting Project. Started work on the music video project.

     

    FEBRUARY 2018 - MONTHLY REPORT

    NPTV - SCHOOL - TOWN - EVENT VIDEOTAPING

     

    LEVEL 1 - MEDIA DESIGN - PERIODS 1 & 3 
     
    Semester 2 students investigated the Television History with an emphasis on "content": specifically, social impact, program genres and the development of the TV Networks. Each group produced a script and rehearsed performed and recorded a presentation. The students used visual aides (via the Smartboard) and a teleprompter. They then edited the videos adding titles and background music. Many of these videos will be shown on NPTV.

    LEVEL 2 - VIDEO DESIGN - PERIODS 4, 7 & 8

    Lighting Project. Students planned a short thriller, using dramatic lighting effects. They wrote a script, drew a storyboard, and created a lighting plan to show how they would set up the equipment to create the intended effect.

    LEVEL 3 - ADVANCED VIDEO - PERIOD 4 

    Directing a Lighting Project. Advanced students worked as directors, helping the first years plan movies utilizing dramatic lighting effects. They wrote a script, drew a storyboard, and created a lighting plan to show how they would set up the equipment to create the intended effect.

     

    JANUARY 2018 - MONTHLY REPORT

    NPTV - SCHOOL - TOWN - EVENT VIDEOTAPING

    Completed a new edit of Department Orientation video for the incoming 9th Grade.

     1/31 Salt Brook Spelling Bee Finals

     

    LEVEL 1 - MEDIA DESIGN - PERIODS 1 & 3 

    Students completed work on live-to-disk Talk Shows using the multi-camera  studio setup.

    Students completed the Midterm Exam and SGO.

    LEVEL 2 - VIDEO DESIGN - PERIODS 4, 7 & 8

    Groups completed work on live-to-disk Talk Shows and Game Shows using the multi-camera  studio setup.

    LEVEL 3 - ADVANCED VIDEO - PERIOD 4 

    Advanced students completed work on their live-to-disk Game Shows using the multi-camera  studio setup.

     

     

    DECEMBER 2017 - MONTHLY REPORT

    NPTV - SCHOOL - TOWN - EVENT VIDEOTAPING

    Completed rough edits of Department Orientation videos for the incoming 9th Grade.

     

    LEVEL 1 - MEDIA DESIGN - PERIODS 1 & 3 

    Students completed Morning News segments. Several were screened for the school. Groups began working on live-to-disk Talk Shows using the multi-camera  studio setup.

    LEVEL 2 - VIDEO DESIGN - PERIODS 4, 7 & 8

     Students completed work on their Silent Movie productions. Groups began working on live-to-disk Talk Shows and Game Shows using the multi-camera  studio setup.

     LEVEL 3 - ADVANCED VIDEO - PERIOD 4 

    Advanced completed their Morning News segments and editing Department Orientation videos for incoming 9th Grade. They started planning a live-to-disk Game Shows using the multi-camera  studio setup.

     

     

    NOVEMBER 2017 - MONTHLY REPORT

    NPTV - SCHOOL - TOWN - EVENT VIDEOTAPING

     Production of a 10 minute video showing School District Facility Upgrades.

    Began work on Department Orientation videos for incoming 9th Grade.

    LEVEL 1 - MEDIA DESIGN - PERIODS 1 & 3 

     Groups completed recording and editing public service announcements, many of which were shown on NPTV. Students began planning Morning News segments.

    LEVEL 2 - VIDEO DESIGN - PERIODS 4, 7 & 8

    Groups completed editing and recorded Morning News segments. Several of these were shown in High School Home Rooms. Extended versions were screened on NPTV. Students began planning the Silent Movie production. They produced a script and storyboard, visualizing the camera shots. 

    LEVEL 3 - ADVANCED VIDEO - PERIOD 4 

    Advanced students completed editing their short movie project. Students began planning Morning News segments. Also began work on Department Orientation videos for incoming 9th Grade.

     

    OCTOBER 2017 - MONTHLY REPORT

    NPTV - SCHOOL - TOWN - EVENT VIDEOTAPING

    League of Women Voters - Candidates Forum 

    BOE - Character Education Celebration 

    LEVEL 1 - MEDIA DESIGN - PERIODS 1 & 3 

    Students completed a New Crew Introduction movie for NPTV. Each group created an original story featuring cameos from all the  students in the class. They edited the projects, adding transitions,  titles and music in iMovie. The completed movies were reviewed in class and broadcast on NPTV. Groups then worked on planning and recording public service announcements. 

    LEVEL 2 - VIDEO DESIGN - PERIODS 4, 7 & 8

    Students completed a New Crew Introduction video for NPTV. Each group created an original piece with a vocal statement by each student, titles and music. The completed video was reviewed in class and broadcast on NPTV. LAter, groups planned and recorded Morning News segments. 

    LEVEL 3 - ADVANCED VIDEO - PERIOD 4 

    Advanced students planned and videotaped a short movie project. Their aim is to produce a movie that can be shown on the local television station and be submitted to student film festivals. They are editing the movie using Final Cut Pro X.

     

    SEPTEMBER 2017 - MONTHLY REPORT

    NPTV - SCHOOL - TOWN - EVENT VIDEOTAPING
     
    Advanced Video - NPSD Character Education Promo 
    LWV - Presentation - Protecting Our Voter Registration

    LEVEL 1 - MEDIA DESIGN - PERIODS 1 & 3 
     
    Students investigated the Television History with an emphasis on "content": specifically, social impact, program genres and the development of the TV Networks. Each group produced a script and rehearsed performed and recorded a presentation. The students used visual aides (via the Smartboard) and a teleprompter. They then edited the videos adding titles and background music. Many of these videos will be shown on NPTV.

    LEVEL 2 - VIDEO DESIGN - PERIODS 4, 7 & 8

    First year students investigated future trends in television technology. Groups researched: television displays, video streaming, and new camera technologies. Each group produced a script and rehearsed performed and recorded a presentation. The students used visual aides and a teleprompter. They then edited the videos adding titles and background music. Many of these videos will be shown on NPTV.
     
    LEVEL 3 - ADVANCED VIDEO - PERIOD 4 
     
    The classes produced a short "Character Education" video for the school district. They also worked on a Training Video project. For this video they will created a demonstration tape. Subjects include: interviewing techniques, lighting, camera operation, video editing and the production process. Their audience is the first year video classes.