STEP 1: What is a Video CV and How can these be a powerful tool in finding employment?
STEP 2: Model the final outcome by showing examples from YouTube, Websites or student examples of various quality and styles.
STEP 3: Establish the Criteria for Success. This could be done through elicitation, class brainstorm, mindmapping and evaluating and analyzing videos to collaboratively create the Project Success Criteria.
Read article and listen to videos from Mashable Business site: Top 5 Tips for Creating Impressive Video Resumes
STEP 4: Plan and Script the Project
STEP 5: Record, Edit, Record, Record Again…
STEP 6: Students Link final Product to Class Blog
Examples of Students work (Class of 2010)
STEP 7: Peer Review and Provide Constructive Suggestions
EXTENSIONS: How to create an ePortfolio site, Video Role Play a Job Interview
VARIATIONS AND OTHER VIDEO PROJECTS: TEST prep (IELTS speaking task2, Cambridge), TED talks, Time Capsules, Movie Trailers, Celebrity Interviews, Talk Show, Cooking Show, Dragons Den, Commercial…(Search – Locate – Evaluate – Analyze – Understand – Apply – Create)