What Is It?

Xtranormal is a web based application that allows users to create animated 3D movies.

  • no longer provides a free online movie creator but educators can request free "Points" to pay for their access by contacting Xtranormal Support
  • free downloadable software (State version) is available but the software requires a high end computer to function well

Warning: Click the Education link on each computer to set "cookies" for an Education account. Although this is not foolproof it does help "filter" some of the characters and themes that might be less student friendly. You can also create a filter in "Settings" by selecting videos for 13+

Xtranormalis a collaborative online learning platform for teachers and students to express their creativity, knowledge, ideas and skills by creating animated 3D "movies". Xtranormal animated movies can include computer generated voices (text to video) or the recorded voice of you or a student.

Sample video

How to Integrate It?

Xtranormal in the classroom:
  • Student presentations of a topic they have researched
  • Review of themes, historical periods of events, scientific concepts
  • Book reviews or book reports
  • Character studies for literary figures
  • Explanation of a mathematical or scientific principles or processes
  • Biographical presentation for a real or fictional person
  • Literary monologues and dialogues
  • Use of languae for foreign languages