Video Journalism with SmartPhone| G5-G8

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To get the best out of smartphones, whichever available to students, students will master video editing and newsgathering skills to produce quality mobile journalism videos. Guidance of social media safety and privacy-protection will be included in this course.

Students will learn:

  • newsgathering process and video reporting
  • video editing skills
  • recent social issues and trends
  • how to make a positive impact with social media
  • safety guidance on how to use social media
  • and much more!


Time: 1:00-3:00 P.M. ET

Date: Monday - Friday, 6/28-7/2/2021 (week 3)

Grade (2021 Spring): Grade 5 - Grade 8

Class size: 6-8

Project-based: Yes

Prerequisite: None

Category: ELA, Art


Online Course Requirements

  • Mac, or PC

  • WebCam

  • Stable internet connection with access to Zoom Video Conference

  • Assorted Office Stationery 

  • Smartphone with a camera and audio recording 





Lily F.

Fine Arts at Duke University | Teaching Artist & Filmmaker

Lily Frame is a filmmaker and teaching artist in the city of Durham, North Carolina. A believer in the arts as a form of transformative healing and a cultural worker for social change, Frame enjoys practicing art as a labor of love with others. Her personal work explores the mode of documentary and experimental filmmaking and the significance of first-person filmmaking. She has been recognized with awards and screened nationally and internationally at Cucalorus Festival, NC Museum of History, Mindfield Film Festival, etc. She enjoys being a teaching artist because it’s her joy to watch students discover new ways to express themselves and embrace new ways to create. She wants to help her students realize success is always possible and there are no wrong answers. Her goal is to fuel confidence and purpose through art-making, which students can carry through all endeavors.

Born and raised in Charleston, West Virginia, Frame earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Film Studies at the University of North Carolina of Wilmington in 2020. She is currently a full-time student earning her Master of Fine Arts at Duke University’s Experimental and Documentary Arts program.


Cancellation Policy

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  • Full refund except for a 3% order withdrawal fee, notice us more than 7 days before the online session start date.

  • 50% refund, notice us less than 7 days and more than 3 days before the online session start date.

  • No refund; notice us less than 3 days before the start of the online camp session. 

  • If an online class cancellation is made by Champion Camp due to low enrollment, there will be a full refund for tuition. Any class cancellation will be announced at least 7 days before the session starts.