Digital Storytelling

The Art of Digital Storytelling

The art of digital storytelling

Gather round those roaring campfires because the ancient art of storytelling is being revived

Digital storytelling

Get started with digital storytelling

The process of creating a digital story in the classroom follows steps similar to creating any large-scale technology project.

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Build literacy through digital storytelling

Digital storytelling provides authentic opportunities for reading, writing, speaking, and listening

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First Animation Project Ideas

Fast and fun ways to learn the basics

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Six ways to implement digital storytelling

Go beyond the personal narrative to help students make deep connections to content.

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Digital Storytelling in the Primary Classroom

Use this powerful form communication to build literacy for emerging readers and writers

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Digital Storytelling through Interviews

Why interviews engage and inspire digital age thinking skills, four different ways to implement interviews across the curriculum, and ways to support students during the process.

Digital Storytelling.

Digital storytelling across the curriculum

Crafting a story builds communication, creativity, visual and sound literacy, and project management skills.

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A Digital-Storytelling Approach to Public Service Announcements

How to use the digital storytelling process to provide structure as students design and create public service announcements

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Stories Go Digital

Digital storytelling, implemented through a “writing process fit for young writers” helps all students write in school and in remote settings.

Digital Storytelling.

Advanced thinking in digital storytelling

Creating superior digital stories should focus on a strong narrative and appropriately applied media.

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Using music effectively in project work

Ideas to have students consider as they work to use music to convey feelings and match the goals of their work.

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Connecting students to history

Using primary sources and digital storytelling to connect students to history

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Six elements of good digital storytelling

Explore the six elements that are fundamental to digital storytelling.

Student-made Digital Stories


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