A presentation for the CSCC 2009 program, an overview of the basics of Digital Storytelling.
Text of Digital Storytelling - The Basics
Digital Storytelling: The Basics We are our stories. We compress years of experience, thought, and emotion into a few compact narratives that we convey to others and tell to ourselves. - Daniel Pink A Whole New Mind http://ubiquitousthoughts.files.wordpress.com/2006/10/yahoo_timecapsule.jpg
With Caroline Cerveny, SSJ, D. Min. Your aspiring Digital Storyteller a Digital Immigrant . . . in the company of many other Digital Immigrants and Natives! a story about my digital footsteps! 1983!
More Image Resources DigiTales Image Resources http://www.digitales.us/resources/image_sources.php
Record and Remix Audio Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems. Download Audacity http://audacity.sourceforge.net/download/ Download the LAME MP3 encoder to export as an MP3 http://lame.buanzo.com.ar/ Audacity Tutorials and Installation Instructions http://tinyurl.com/5h2jmc
Compose Original Music http://www.jamstudio.com/
http://freeplaymusic.com/ Terms of Service If you are using Freeplay Music for: Personal Non-Commercial Use (Non-revenue generating). This excludes broadcast use of any kind, including, without limitation, web, blog, and podcast use; or Educational, Non-Commercial use (this is limited to student use on school grounds for in classroom projects- non broadcast) Then Freeplay Music's compositions and recordings may be used without a fee.
Music Resources Free Music Project http://freemusic.freeculture.org/ ccMixter http://ccmixter.org/ PodSafe Music Network http://music.podshow.com/ Podsafe Audio http://www.podsafeaudio.com/ Bravenet http://www.resources.bravenet.com/audio_clips
More Sound Resources DigiTales Music and Sound Resources http://www.digitales.us/resources/music_sound_sources.php
Software and Internet Applications THE TOOLS
Rubrics for Digital Stories http://www.digitales.us/evaluating/scoring_guide.php
Software iMovie http://tinyurl.com/5r5nsl Windows Movie Maker http://tinyurl.com/53yvx Microsoft PhotoStory http://tinyurl.com/48jvat
Gmail Trick for Student Registration If you dont want students to use their own e- mail addresses to register for the following Internet applications, try using the Gmail trick. G-Mail Trick http://snipurl.com/googletricks
Storytelling 2.0 Web 2.0 storytelling applications: Image Editors Video Editors Media Mashup and Creation Tools Media Publishing