Digital Story Telling in the 21st Century<br />By Janeen Duncan<br />Teaching with Technology<br />ED 5700 <br />Dr.Smirnova<br />
What is Digital Story Telling?<br /><ul><li>Using computer based tools to write stories.
Stories are made with images, text, recorded audio narration, video clips and or music.
Usually two to ten minutes long.</li></li></ul><li>What is Digital Story Telling? cont.<br /><ul><li>British photographer, educator and digital storyteller, Daniel Meadows defines digital stories as "short, personal multimedia tales told from the heart." He maintains that the beauty of this form of digital expression is that these stories can be created by people everywhere, on any subject, and shared electronically all over the world.</li></li></ul><li>Storybird<br />Http://storybird.com/<br />You can read digital stories or make your own. <br />It’s very easy to choose pictures and type sentences.<br />Signing up is easy and free.<br />You can download your students books and print them.<br />
Story I made with Storybird<br />http://storybird.com/books/a-day-in-the-forest-6/?token=musbpm<br />
Helps students be effective communicators of the 21st century
Increases students technological skills</li></li></ul><li>My References<br /><ul><li>Levine, A. (2011). 50+ web 2.0 ways to tell a story.. Retrieved from http://50ways.wikispaces.com/
Lowenthal, P. (n.d.). Digital storytelling: an emerging institutional technology?. Retrieved from http://patricklowenthal.com/publications/DigitalStorytelling_%20preprint.pdf
Purvines, D. (2009). Digital story telling. Retrieved from http://21stcenturyteaching.pbworks.com/w/page/833431/Digital-Storytelling
Tenkely, K. (2010). ilearn technology. Retrieved from </li></ul> http://ilearntechnology.com/?p=3190 <br /><ul><li>Univertisty of Huston, . (2011). Educational uses of digital story telling. Retrieved from http://digitalstorytelling.coe.uh.edu/
Woolley, M. (2010). Literacy alive-digital sstory telling for 21st century learners. Retrieved from http://www.slideshare.net/markwoolley/literacy-alive-digital-story-telling-for-21st-century-learners</li>