“one-take wonders”

 
 

“One-take Wonders”

The first video assignments are called “one-take wonders” because they consist of a single video “take” with no editing. This assignment is offered to encourage participants to begin practicing their on-camera hosting skills, which includes pre-production planning of dialogue and shots, and attention to composition, framing, camera movement, and sound. Each teacher is encouraged to produce a video aimed specifically at his or her students. Here are some examples from recent courses.