I wanted to share with you this Skype session with one of our 5th grade classes and author Chris Grabenstein (Mr. Lemoncello's Library). When I had done an Author Skype session previously, I recorded the session from behind the students so that I could get the author himself projected within Skype. The problem with this is that I was unable to capture the awesome looks on the faces of the students as they got to talk with the author. So... this time, I tried something new. I used 2 iPads, recording one from the camera angle we used for the author to see the students and the other from the rear of the room facing the projected author Skype image. I then cropped the 2 videos together allowing a capture of both the student reactions and the author reactions. I'm pretty pumped about the result. Enjoy!!