Transmedia Time: DIGITAL Storytelling
Digital storytelling goes beyond text on a page. It uses a variety of interrelated technologies and approaches to tell a story.
How can your students tell stories in new ways through using technology?
Cathy Day created an interesting assignment called No Word Allowed. She asked students to write using a tool other than Microsoft Word using the features or powers of storytelling available in the media.
Check out the Twitter Mystery written entirely in Twitter. It was performed almost like a play because the postings were done "live".
Let's explore ways that technology can be connected to digital storytelling through maps, news, comics, artifacts, generators, and tools.