PLACES TO VIEW DIGITAL STORYTELLING EXAMPLES




DS Examples in Specific Applications


What is Animoto?

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  • Animoto is a service that combines your images and audio files to automatically create a music video for you. Education.animoto allows free full site access to educators!



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  • Case Studies Here are a few educational example resources which are posted on Animoto.
  • Collection of images from Video Conferencing Projects with our Polycom system.

Create your own video slideshow at animoto.com.



  • My Favorite Thing About School Primary students in grades k-2 illustrated their favorite thing about school using TuxPaint. Then we created this video to share at Open House with their parents.

Create your own video slideshow at animoto.com.



ISSUU

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  • Using ISSUU will allow you to create your own eBook (from any pdf file). Your finished product can be embedded in webpages, blogs and wikis.

  • Basic Instructions
  1. Go to www.issuu.com.
  2. Create an account / log in.
  3. Upload a pdf.

  • If you have created a book in powerpoint with students and do not have a pdf converter, trying something like PDF Online. Upload your entire ppt and convert to pdf. Once the file has been converted, it will be e-mailed to you.
  • Go to "my Library" on your Issuu account.
  • Under my documents you will see your book. Add more information about your book and make it easier for people to find using the edit button.
  • Click the embed tab
  • Copy the provided code and paste it into your webpage.



MIXBOOK

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What is Mixbook?

Build a book online. Invite others to collobrate. Finished books can be embedded on blogs, wikis and webpages or ordered as professionally-printed books.

Resources
Tutorial from Mixbook.com
Mixbookers:Official Blog of Mixbook.com
Langwitches Tutorial (scroll down the page a little to view the tutorial)

Examples


Elementary
What Does a Snowman Do at Night?
Mixbook - Create Beautiful Photo Books and Scrapbooks! | View Sample Photo Books | Create your own Photo Book


If you give a Cow a Shower
Student book based off of books written by Laura Numeroff such as, If You Give a Pig a Pancake.
Mixbook - Create Beautiful Photo Books and Scrapbooks! | View Sample Photo Books | Create your own Photo Book


History
World War 1: Why It Happened and When What It Meant
Fayettville High

Famous American's Collabrative Story
Mixbook - Create Beautiful Photo Books and Scrapbooks! | Start your own Photo Books | Create custom Christmas Cards


STORYBIRD
Little Bear, Little Bear What Do You Do? by jmmidgett on Storybird

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PODCASTS


Elementary Project "I have a Dream"
The Civil War by National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
NASACast Video The latest news and discoveries from NASA
Creating iOS Apps – A collection of courses on creating iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch apps provided by various educational groups