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>50+ web 2.0 ways to tell a story (2011),Retrieved from: http://50ways.wikispaces.com/ on July 26, 2011.
Digital storytelling: an emerging institutional technology?(NDA), Retrieved from: http://patricklowenthal.com/publications/DigitalStorytelling_%20preprint.pdf on July 26, 2011.
Digital story telling(2009), Retrieved from: http://21stcenturyteaching.pbworks.com/w/page/833431/Digital-StorytellingOn July 26, 2011.
ilearntechnology created Tenkely (2010) . Retrieved from: </li></ul>http://ilearntechnology.com/?p=3190 on July 26, 2011. <br /><ul><li>Literacy alive-digital story telling for 21st century learners created by Woolley (2010) . Retrieved from: http://www.slideshare.net/markwoolley/literacy-alive-digital-story-telling-for-21st-century-learners on July 26, 2011.
Univertisty of Huston, . (2011). Educational uses of digital story telling (2011). Retrieved from: http://digitalstorytelling.coe.uh.edu/July 27, 2011.</li>