Storyboarding Your Online Course


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Storyboarding Your Online Course

  1. 1. Designing a <br />Course<br />A Storyboard Exercise<br />Moodle Explained With Lego<br />
  2. 2. Storyboarding<br /> Storyboarding is a visual interpretation or visual sketch of your ideas for organizing your course site contents and activities and their relationship to one another. It involves creating a visual map, flowchart, or storyboard which can greatly assist you in your course design process.<br />
  3. 3. Benefits<br />Provides an overall view of your course site/structure<br />See the relationships/links of your course design<br />See the missing pieces<br />Aids in organizing and/or sequencing of instruction<br />
  4. 4. Creating a Storyboard<br /> You can use very simple methods to create your storyboard such as Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, index cards, <br /> or even sticky notes to graphically represent your online course.<br />
  5. 5. Online Brainstorming Tools<br />myWebspiration - free online mind mapping tool<br />Gliffy - this online diagram designer will allow you to create a variety of diagrams such as mind maps, flow charts, floor plans, computer networks, user interfaces, etc.<br />Mindomo - for mind mapping and brainstorming<br /> a simple tool that allows for text-only mind maps<br />Inspiration – concept mapping software<br />
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  7. 7. Questions to address while storyboarding<br />What do you want the students to learn by the end of the instruction?<br />What do the students already know?<br />What is the content you must include in the instruction?<br />What is the content that is optional? <br />What are the learning activities that will help the students learn. <br />What is the best sequence of learning activities? <br />
  8. 8. Storyboard Exercise<br />1. Divide the course into chunks or Topics. <br />2. For each topic:<br />Write an Introduction or Overview<br /> + Specify Educational Activities <br /> + Specify Moodle Activities and Resources<br /> + Evaluation<br /> = Storyboard<br />
  9. 9. Specify Educational Activities <br />
  10. 10. Specify Educational Activities<br />
  11. 11. Specify Moodle Activities and Resources<br />
  12. 12. Specify Moodle Activities and Resources<br />