Tech Workshop – November 19,
Davis Digital Storytelling Challenge 2ndPlace
What Digital Storytelling Is/Is Not
• Digital Storytelling is the process of creating stories about
events and topics that reflect the author's full intellectual and
personal engagement with the subject.
• It is Not A Topic Report or Reporting of facts and information.
What is Digital Storytelling
• Storytellers "envision" information using digital tools to make
sense of, evaluate, and share their deep understanding of
historic, social, scientific and political topics.
--Center for Digital Storytelling, Berkeley, CA
7 Elements of Storytelling
• Point of View
• Dramatic Question
• Emotional Content
• Your Voice
• Sound Track
In three words
picture to the
• Literary Elements that Can Be taught in
• You will be collecting a variety of files for your
Themes of growing up
• DEATH & REINCARNATION
– what happens when we die?
– culture, tradition
– special memories
– special people
– friends, teachers, & mentors