The art of digital storytelling
Gather round those roaring campfires because the ancient art of storytelling is being revived
Digital storytelling provides authentic opportunities for reading, writing, speaking, and listening
The process of creating a digital story in the classroom follows steps similar to creating any large-scale technology project.
Explore the six elements that are fundamental to digital storytelling.
Crafting a story builds communication, creativity, visual and sound literacy, and project management skills.
Creating superior digital stories should focus on a strong narrative and appropriately applied media.
Use digital primary sources to entice students to question and analyze.
Using primary sources and digital storytelling to connect students to history