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Storytelling Online

  1. 1. Storytelling Online Broadband for Seniors 22 September 2010 Coach Carole
  2. 2. A little bit about me! <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>elearning consultant </li></ul><ul><li>digital storytelling enthusiast </li></ul><ul><li>elluminate trainer </li></ul><ul><li>ementor for teachers </li></ul><ul><li>coachcarole.wordpress.com </li></ul><ul><li>coachcarole.net </li></ul><ul><li>coachcarole2012@gmail.com </li></ul>
  3. 3. Stage 1:what is digital storytelling? <ul><ul><ul><li>get an overview of digital storytelling (or storytelling online) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>identify our personal reasons for wanting to tell stories online </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>identify the artefacts we'll need for the task </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Definition from the Center for Digital Storytelling <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>digital story ( dig·i·tal sto·ry ) </li></ul><ul><li>A short, first-person video-narrative created by combining recorded voice, still and moving images, and music or other sounds. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.storycenter.org/index1.html  </li></ul>
  5. 5. Digital Storytelling in Plain English <ul><li>  </li></ul>
  6. 6. Stage 2: storytelling modes <ul><ul><li>consider the mode of 'telling the story' </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>decide where we will store our stories and how to share them </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Creating a story online: options <ul><ul><li>Google docs - add images to a presentation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Audacity - record your story as an mp3 file </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Slideshare - upload presentation and add your voice </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  8. 8. Displaying and publishing your stories <ul><li>Choose an example from around the world: </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.storycenter.org/stories/index.php?cat=7 </li></ul><ul><li>     A. Listening for my Great Grandfather </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/audiovideo/sites/galleries/pages/capturewales.shtml  </li></ul><ul><li>    B. Proper Welsh </li></ul><ul><li>http://open.abc.net.au/  </li></ul><ul><li>    C. The singing cobbler </li></ul>
  9. 9. Stage 3: the lesson <ul><ul><li>view a demonstration of how to build a movie </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>view a demonstration of recording your own verbal story </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Stage 4:  tell your story <ul><ul><ul><li>have a go at telling your own story  </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>in voice in 2-3 minutes </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>locate useful resources for storytelling online </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>a collaborative webquest </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Why do you want to tell stories online? <ul><li>What is your story focus? </li></ul><ul><li>What artefacts will you need? </li></ul>
  12. 12. What tools can you use? <ul><ul><li>Mostly Google Apps and a little You Tube </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. How to begin? <ul><ul><li>think of your audience </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>think of precious moments in time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>prepare some photographs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>create a script or record some music </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>practice reading your script </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>record your voice as you tell your story e.g. audacity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>add your story recording to selected software e.g. google docs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>now add your photos </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>save as a movie </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Where can I see some examples? <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.inbflat.net/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nytimes.com/packages/html/nyregion/1-in-8-million/index.html# (amazing!) </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>http://blogs.journalism.cuny.edu/johnsmock/2009/02/18/taking-photos-for-online-slideshows/#more-125 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/02/22/travel/escapes/20080222_MARTIN_FEATURE.html# </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  15. 15. Demonstration <ul><li>.... telling your story with images .... </li></ul><ul><li>.... you will need some photos in digital format .... </li></ul><ul><li>.... save your images as .jpg files .... </li></ul><ul><li>.... select an online space to upload your images .... </li></ul><ul><li>.... let's do it in Google presentation first ....  </li></ul>

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