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Students Blogging - Copyright!


Copyright & Creative Commons - A short film by CommonCraft.

Media Education Foundation - Short film by Eric Faden
A Fair(y) Use Tale

The New Rules of Copyright - compiled by TechLearning (make sure to scroll down to the Do's and Don'ts

Kindergarten Copyright - article by Rosemary Shaw explaining how to make copyright & fairuse meaningful to children.

Copyright Q & A for kids - this site has questions and answers appropriate for younger kids (4th grade)

Teaching Copyright - This site contains a "customizable learning plan to help educators raise interesting questions about copyright, technology and law."

(slide 15 contains a video about Fair Use)

Teaching about Copyright & Fair Use for Media Literacy Education by American University Center for Social Media

Copyright & Fair Use in the Univ. of Maryland University College - An easy outlined view of copyright & fair use.

Copyright Basics by Copyright Kids!

Copyright Challenge: Take this quiz to see what you know about copyright and fair use after checking out the Copyright Kids' resources above.
Creative Commons Chooser: Use this interactive tool to choose the correct creative commons licensing for your work.

Bloggers Beware: A blog post about one blogger's experience being sued for using a copyrighted image.

Obama HOPE Poster artist pleads guilty in copyright case.

Creative Commons

PhotoPin - find photos to use in blogs

Imagebase - More free photos

Pics4Learning - More free photos

Phillip Martin Clipart - free clip art - many categories

Public Domain - Images to use for free

Discovery Education - If you have a subscription you can look for images and video to use - specific to a certain content area or grade level.

Open Clip Art - many different graphics

Wylio - free pictures for bloggers

Freesound - sounds for free (but you have to join site)

Free Music Archive