• Like
Digital story telling in the 21st century
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

Digital story telling in the 21st century



Published in Art & Photos , Education
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads


Total Views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds



Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

    No notes for slide


  • 1. Digital Story Telling in the 21st Century
    By Janeen Duncan
    Teaching with Technology
    ED 5700
  • 2. What is Digital Story Telling?
    • Using computer based tools to write stories.
    • 3. Stories are made with images, text, recorded audio narration, video clips and or music.
    • 4. Usually two to ten minutes long.
  • What is Digital Story Telling? cont.
    • British photographer, educator and digital storyteller, Daniel Meadows defines digital stories as "short, personal multimedia tales told from the heart." He maintains that the beauty of this form of digital expression is that these stories can be created by people everywhere, on any subject, and shared electronically all over the world.
  • Storybird
    You can read digital stories or make your own.
    It’s very easy to choose pictures and type sentences.
    Signing up is easy and free.
    You can download your students books and print them.
  • 5. Story I made with Storybird
  • 6. Kerpoof
    • http://www.kerpoof.com/#
    • 7. Very colorful and interactive
    • 8. You can spell a picture, make a movie, make a card, make a drawing, make a picture and tell a story.
    • 9. You can email or print your project.
    • 10. You can rate projects too.
    • 11. For grades K-8
  • Card I Made with Kerpoof
  • 12. Resources to get Started
    • An EDUBLOG – 31 of My Favorite Digital Story Telling Sites
    • 13. http://ilearntechnology.com/?p=3190
    • 14. A Wiki - 50+ Web 2.0 Ways to Tell a Story
    • 15. http://50ways.wikispaces.com/
  • Benefits of Digital Story Telling
    • Motivates students to write and read
    • 16. Engages students with a multimedia of their generation
    • 17. Educators can use digital story telling to captivate their students interest
    • 18. Students can share their story globally
    • 19. Students can share their stories again and again
  • Benefits cont.
    • It gives voice to struggling or special education students
    • 20. Students can express themselves freely
    • 21. Students can show emotion in their stories
    • 22. Helps students be effective communicators of the 21st century
    • 23. Increases students technological skills
  • My References
    • 50+ web 2.0 ways to tell a story (2011),Retrieved from: http://50ways.wikispaces.com/ on July 26, 2011.
    • 24. Digital storytelling: an emerging institutional technology?(NDA), Retrieved from: http://patricklowenthal.com/publications/DigitalStorytelling_%20preprint.pdf on July 26, 2011.
    • 25. Digital story telling(2009), Retrieved from: http://21stcenturyteaching.pbworks.com/w/page/833431/Digital-StorytellingOn July 26, 2011.
    • 26. ilearntechnology created Tenkely (2010) . Retrieved from:
    http://ilearntechnology.com/?p=3190 on July 26, 2011.
    • Literacy alive-digital story telling for 21st century learners created by Woolley (2010) . Retrieved from: http://www.slideshare.net/markwoolley/literacy-alive-digital-story-telling-for-21st-century-learners on July 26, 2011.
    • 27. Univertisty of Huston, . (2011). Educational uses of digital story telling (2011). Retrieved from: http://digitalstorytelling.coe.uh.edu/July 27, 2011.