What is Digital Storytelling?

It is where one uses technology to tell stories. Most digital stories focus on a specific topic and contain a particular point of view. With digital storytelling there usually is a mixture of images, text, audio narration, video clips and even some music.

Reasons for Use

  • it takes the art of storytelling and engages learners by using technology to weave their personal stories
  • ability to explore creativity, personal expression and communicate thoughts (giving a voice to students' work)

Ease of Use

As long as students have a good or powerful story, script and storyboard and the technology being used is available, then you are ready to get busy with digital storytelling!