Storytelling is an ancient art form and a valuable form of human expression Langwitches Blog: The magic of learning: April 19, 2008.
Storytelling is the interactive art of using wordsand actions to reveal the elements and images of a story while encouraging the listener’s imagination. Langwitches Blog: The magic of learning: April 19, 2008.
interactive Charles Brasch interactive, Samuel Mann http://www.flickr.com/photos/21218849@N03/3528140246/
actions words images Flickr: Boa-sorte&Care ca's photostream, RossinaBossioB
Langwitches Blog: The magic of learning: April 19, 2008.
Planning 7 Elements of Digital Stories Audience – who is it for? Purpose - inform, educate, entertain, scare? Content - meaningful Voice - perspective Technology - to extend the story. Connections - connect with the participants. Economy - Stories tell enough to get the point across and no more. Digital storytelling: http://www.teachingteachers.com/plan.htm
Brainstorm Consider audience and purpose. Digital storytelling: http://www.teachingteachers.com/plan.htm Planning Steps
Narrative Script Get the ideas on paper Write the story and share it with others Comment on its strengths and weaknesses Worry about content…not form at the beginning Planning Steps
Electronic Village Online (EVO)-2010TESOL-CALL Interest Section six week online discussion sessions or hands-on virtual workshops free and open to all interested parties. You do not need to be a TESOL member to participate. Call for participation: early December Registration: January 4-10 Sessions: January 11 - February 21, 2010 http://evosessions.pbworks.com/Call_for_Participation2010
Handout available at: www.efltasks.net Take time to look around….there are a number of downloadable and online activities for all levels