Digital Story Telling

- DST is a perfect medium for PBL in WL.

7 Elements of Digital Stories

Audience - Stories have a particular audience in mind.
Purpose - Stories are trying to accomplish a task (inform, educate, entertain, scare, etc.)
Content - Content must be meaningful. Digital content adds to the story.
Voice - Stories are told from a specific perspective(s) and uses the tellers voice to enrich the story.
Technology - Technology is used to extend the story.
Connections - Good stories connect with the participants.
Economy - Stories tell enough to get the point across and no more.

Adapted from the Center for Digital Storytelling

Other Resources

This wiki page has tons of valuable info about DST.

Digital Storytelling with Web 2.0 Tools wiki

Digital Storytelling in the Classroom wiki

5 Levels of Digital Story Telling
by Kyle Mawer @ Digital Play

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