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8 Steps To Great Digital Storytelling. Multimodal Documents Inquiry. iPhoneography. Web Demo. StoryKeepers - home. Hyperlinked Writing in the Classroom- From Theory to Practice  This is the follow up post to the theoretical Wondering About Hyperlinked Writing.

Hyperlinked Writing in the Classroom- From Theory to Practice 

The post ended with Now…on from the wondering, theory and resources…to the practice in the classroom. I am ready to bring hyperlinked writing (and reading) as an important genre into the classroom! Can one just start “throwing” hyperlinked writing” at our students (or teaches for that matter) at any time, at any age? Is hyperlinked writing part of a process? Hyperlinked writing is more than citing your sources, it is a direct manifestation of writing for an audience. A quick check-in with my Common Core Guru, Mike Fisher, author of “Cure for the Common Core“, told me that I was on the right track. You are actually addressing several capacities in what you’re describing: Capacity 3: Students respond to varying demands of audience, task, purpose, and discipline.Capacity 5: They value evidence.

It shows the intent to guide the reader to: There are other reasons why we link digital content Yarn Blogging Like this: StoryKeepers - iPad StoryTelling APPS. Jason ohler : Digital Storytelling - DAOW of storytelling. The DAOW of literacy in a storytelling environment Digital, Art, Oral and Written literacies- the DAOW of literacy - are crucial for personal, academic and workplace success in the Digital Age and blend very well in a digital storytelling environment.

jason ohler : Digital Storytelling - DAOW of storytelling

In my digital storytelling workshops we address how oral and written storytelling, as well as storytelling using digital and art skills, are involved in the creation of digital stories, and how all these literacies and forms of storytelling can reinforce each other. This improves literacy and expression in all areas. Digital Storytelling - Home. The 5 Levels of Digital Storytelling. Latina Life Digital Life Stories. [Voorbeeld] Momnotmom door Thenmozhi Soundarajan. LGBTyouth. Six word memoirs. YUMEDIALP. Digital Histories. Children's Life in Cambodia. Life N Rhyme. Is Fair Use a License to Steal? Many educators interpret fair use as freedom to use copyrighted materials as long as their use is restricted to instructional purposes.

Is Fair Use a License to Steal?

Are they correct in that belief? Not exactly! Learn how the law really works. Included: Fair use guidelines for educators! Copyrights and Copying Wrongs, the first part in the Education World series on copyright and fair use, set out a good rule of thumb for using copyrighted material -- when in doubt, ask permission. There are, as always, exceptions to the rule. Digital Storytelling Presentation. A great way to begin learning about Digital Storytelling is by watching a digital story.

Digital Storytelling Presentation

One of my favorites is The Look, created by Craig Jacobson, which presents a personal reflection about how an educator teaches science fiction. The story is told in a humorous and interesting manner filled with little known historical information on the subject and combines still images, film clips and historical resources. Mentor Texts in the Digital Writing Workshop - Home. Educational Uses of Digital Storytelling. Digital Storytelling. Teach Story » Digital Storytelling. With the rise of electronic entertainment, we are seeing games reach a very prominent status in everyday life. Modern culture is increasingly dominated by electronics, and the new games that electronics have made possible are compelling creations that suck away huge amounts of time.

At such a time of adjustment, it’s a good idea to go back to the roots of games, and think about why they exist in every human culture, why children of all ages play them, and what important role they play in the development of our brains. – From Raph Koster’s Theory of Fun I’ve been to a lot of conferences. And most of them are often disappointing because the presenters are not effective public speakers or the workshop sessions do not really match the description in the conference program.

This conference was different. The WOW STUFF: Carnegie Mellon Professor Jesse Schell’s talk. Gaming Literacy. Games that support writing development. Scotland’s Consolarium. Games and Simulations. And now the games. CogDogRoo - StoryTools. 50 Web 2.0 Ways to Tell a Story (return) Note!

CogDogRoo - StoryTools

50+ Ways is no longer being updated here but over at the new site for 50+ Web 2.0 Ways to Tell a Story-- It has more organizational features and includes ways for you to add content to the site once you join the new wiki. Below you will find 50+ web tools you can use to create your own web-based story. Again, the mission is not to review or try every single one (that would be madness, I know), but pick one that sounds interesting and see if you can produce something. I have used each tool to produce an example of the original Dominoe story, plus links are provided, where available, to examples by other people. Slideshow Tools Generates content that allows linear playback of a series of images, some with ability to add audio. 2. Upload images from computer or flickr or upload PowerPoint files. 3. "...effortlessly combine photos and video clips with words and music to personalize your story. 4.

"RockYou! 5.