App Review
Additional Description

The iMovie app allows the individual to to make short clips and movies on a simple user-friendly platform. A variety of functions can be served by this app including creating video Social Stories™, video modelling and creating joint projects with friends.

Format iPhone, iPad
Age Range early primary, late primary, high school
Curriculum/Goal Areas literacy, critical/ creative, personal social
Evidence-based Intervention Individual Supports, Highly Structured Supports
Targeted Skills The skills supported by this app are only limited by the imagination
Great For

Simple platform with inbuilt prompts to understand the different buttons and functions.
Allows the user to record video footage or take photos within the app. Also supports the use of images and footage in the device gallery.
Supports the recording of audio to add to photos and video.
The user can add music from device playlists or select sound effects from the inbuilt options.
The clip can be cut and edited using a simple dragging motion.
The finished project can be easily shared to the camera roll of the device, YouTube and Facebook.
The movie can be given an name

Please Consider

Younger children a likely to require support to understand how to use this app and to read the instructions.
The camera quality on some of the older iPads may result in less crisp images, impacting on the overall quality of the production.

Generalise Skills and Knowledge

Consider specific skills that can be taught using a video medium, such as social greetings and emotional self-regulation. Engage the individual in the creative aspect of this app to teach the desired skill in a supported manner. Encourage them to record other people demonstrating the skill, then record them attempting to use the skill themselves. Allow them to review the video before entering an environment or context that the new skill is required so that they may apply what they have learned independently.

Developer: Apple

Price: free

This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad


Customer ratings: (5091 ratings)
Category: Photo & Video, Lifestyle
Languages: Spanish, English, ZH, , CS, Danish, Dutch, English, , French, German, EL, HE, HI, Hungarian, , Italian, JA, KO, , , Polish, , , Russian, ZH, , Spanish, , , ZH, Turkish, UK, VI
Rated: 4+

Updated: 31.07.2010
Version: 2.2.3
Size: 664.54 MB
Requirements: iPad2Wifi-iPad2Wifi, iPad23G-iPad23G, iPhone4S-iPhone4S, iPadThirdGen-iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G-iPadThirdGen4G, iPhone5-iPhone5, iPodTouchFifthGen-iPodTouchFifthGen, iPadFourthGen-iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G-iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini-iPadMini, iPadMini4G-iPadMini4G, iPhone5c-iPhone5c, iPhone5s-iPhone5s, iPadAir-iPadAir, iPadAirCellular-iPadAirCellular, iPadMiniRetina-iPadMiniRetina, iPadMiniRetinaCellular-iPadMiniRetinaCellular, iPhone6-iPhone6, iPhone6Plus-iPhone6Plus, iPadAir2-iPadAir2, iPadAir2Cellular-iPadAir2Cellular, iPadMini3-iPadMini3, iPadMini3Cellular-iPadMini3Cellular, iPodTouchSixthGen-iPodTouchSixthGen, iPhone6s-iPhone6s, iPhone6sPlus-iPhone6sPlus, iPadMini4-iPadMini4, iPadMini4Cellular-iPadMini4Cellular, iPadPro-iPadPro, iPadProCellular-iPadProCellular, iPadPro97-iPadPro97, iPadPro97Cellular-iPadPro97Cellular, iPhoneSE-iPhoneSE, iPhone7-iPhone7, iPhone7Plus-iPhone7Plus, iPad611-iPad611, iPad612-iPad612, iPad71-iPad71, iPad72-iPad72, iPad73-iPad73, iPad74-iPad74

With a streamlined design and intuitive Multi-Touch gestures, iMovie lets you enjoy your videos and tell stories like never before. Browse your video library, share favourite moments, create beautiful movies and watch them on all your devices in iMovie...

Screenshots iMovie

Screenshots iMovie for iPad