DIGITAL STORYTELLING "WE ARE OUR STORIES. WE COMPRESS YEARS OF EXPERIENCE, THOUGHT, AND EMOTION INTO A FEW COMPACT NARRATIVES THAT WE CONVEY TO OTHERS AND TELL TO OURSELVES.“ - DANIEL PINK, A WHOLE NEW MIND Brian Grenier Technical Site Coordinator, El Paso ISD [email_address] http://bumpontheblog.etowns.net http:// classroomtech.pbwiki.com
A Quick Exercise List three events that have had a major impact on, or stood out in, your life? Handouts: http:// classroomtech.pbwiki.com
Why is digital storytelling important in our classrooms?
What are the elements of a digital story?
What process do we go through in writing digital stories?
What tools are available to assist me in creating digital stories?
Creation and showcase of our own digital stories.
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What is Digital Storytelling Digital Storytelling is the modern expression of the ancient art of storytelling. Digital stories derive their power through weaving images , music , video and voice together, thereby giving deep dimension and vivid color to characters, situations, and insights. -adapted from Digital Storytelling Institute Handouts: http:// classroomtech.pbwiki.com