Sharing Stories? Powerful Lessons in Digital Storytelling? ShellyTerrell.com Pear.ly/bx2tb
“It's like everyone tells a story about themselves inside their own head. That story makes you what you are. We build ourselves out of that story.” ~ Patrick Rothfuss, The Name of the Wind
Brainstorming, Birth of an Idea by Superla)ve00, Flickr
Characters? Materials? Plot? Story Title? Type? Theme? Setting?
Storyboarding? ©Kevin Hodgson, Dogtrax.edublogs.org ?
Comics Head IOS/Android? • Choose from many frames, templates, cap)ons, characters, backgrounds, etc. • Write text • Drawing tools • Upload images • Create a comic book
Incorporate authentic materials
Character Texts? Storybird.com • Students choose from art collections by artists • Create the text • Embeddable
Character Texts? ZooBurst.com? • Students can upload their pics or choose from a variety of characters & backgrounds • Can narrate with text • Embeddable • Interact with a book using Augmented Reality • Free iPad app with QR Code Scans
Kerpoof.com? Choose from different storylines?
BookCreator Lite App? • Easiest way to create multimedia books & publish to iBook store • Include audio, music, videos, images https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/book-creator-free/id661166101?mt=8
Bookabi IOS App? Features: -‐ 2D/3D characters that move & rotate -‐ Add text, speech bubbles -‐ Pre-‐loaded backgrounds, objects and s)ckers -‐ Use your own photos -‐ Record & listen to audio -‐ Save to iTunes, email, print http://tamajii.com/bookabi/
Story Creator IOS App? https://itunes.apple.com/ie/app/story-creator/id545369477?mt=8
Fairy Tale IOS App? Features: • Touch characters & objects to make noise & move • Illustra)ons can be moved, expanded, reduced or rotated • Record your voice • Add text • Shared via internet & iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fairy-tale-fun-childrens-story/id432391841?mt=8
Assessment?? Digitales.us Kathy Schrock Rubrics
Get them to sign an Acceptable Use Policy (AUP)?
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Our students can be the heroes of their life stories, we just need to show them how to begin their stories…? Image by John Corvera, Flickr
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