Quick and Easy Digital Storytelling

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  • Quick and Easy Digital Storytelling

    1. 1. uick and Easy:<br />One-class-period Projects That Bring Digital Storytelling to Life<br />by Elaine Plybon<br />Discovery Educator Network<br />Texas Leadership Council<br />
    2. 2. What is Digital Storytelling?<br /><ul><li> Telling a Story
    3. 3. Using Digital Media</li></ul>Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    4. 4. Why Should I<br />Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    5. 5. But I Don’t Have Time!<br /><ul><li> It doesn’t have to consume a lot of time
    6. 6. Quick learning curve</li></ul>Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    7. 7. Three Easy Ways . . .<br />1.<br />The Easiest:<br />www.animoto.com<br />Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
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    20. 20. Name the Presidents:<br />http://animoto.com/play/TCq0Fl8XRyHtcQ0Y6sWMqw<br />DEN Boom De Yada:<br />http://animoto.com/play/XnAVCCthQ9q6qGQuDfBgZQ<br />Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    21. 21. Three Easy Ways . . .<br />2.<br />Also Easy:<br />www.voicethread.com<br />Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    22. 22. http://voicethread.com<br />http://ed.voicethread.com<br />
    23. 23. <ul><li> User friendly
    24. 24. Step by step</li></li></ul><li>
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    28. 28. Example of group project:<br />http://voicethread.com/share/162614/<br />Collaborative project using many commenting options:<br />http://voicethread.com/share/113195/<br />Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    29. 29. Three Easy Ways . . .<br />3.<br />Next Step:<br />PhotoStory III<br />Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    30. 30. This One Will Take <br />a Class Period to Introduce<br /><ul><li> Introduction to PhotoStory III
    31. 31. Should be non-content
    32. 32. Students work in groups of 2-3</li></ul>Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    33. 33. Six unrelated pictures<br />
    34. 34. <ul><li> Set a limit of time
    35. 35. Story must use all six pictures
    36. 36. They may add up to two additional pictures of their choosing
    37. 37. Story must include background music
    38. 38. Story must include voiceover or text-over</li></ul>Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
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    46. 46. Now I’ve introduced you to three vehicles for digital storytelling . . .<br />Introduce your students to one and enjoy the results!<br />Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />
    47. 47. All images used in Animoto, Voicethread and PhotoStory III activity were downloaded from Discovery streaming<br />Presentation © 2008 Elaine Plybon<br />

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