ChatterPix Kids is a free app that children can use to take a photo, draw a mouth and record their own voice telling a story for up to thirty seconds. The app is available on Apple and Android devices and it is free.
For an example of what it is, click A Healthy Meal below:
This video was contributed as part of the Next Vista for Learning Creative Bridge Video Contest. You can see all finalists via this link.
In that video each scene is made by a child describing a food group, the whole set contributing to a healthy meal.
Here’s a demo of how to use ChatterPix Kids on an Android device:
Both of the videos above were created by a man called Richard Byrne who writes the FreeTech4Teachers blog.
Lots of the children’s short videos could be out together in a simple video editing app to create short video stories. This could make a great Halloween or Christmas card, a fireworks safety guide or a recording of any topic being covered in class to share beyond school.
“Simply take any photo, draw a line to make a mouth, and record your voice. Then share your Pix with friends and family as silly greetings, playful messages, creative cards, or even fancy book reports. And best of all, it’s FREE! AGES: 6-12. ChatterPix Kids” does not collect any personal information or include sharing features.” (ChatterPix Kids)