Tag Archives: Digital Stories

Video Adaptations of Picture Books from DE

Video Adaptations of Picture Books from DE

You may know that Discovery Education has a great selection of educational videos for your classroom.  But, did you know that they also have an impressive collection (over 200 titles) of children’s picture books on video? Here is a sample of some of the titles that you can find:       Chicka Chicka Boom

A Day of Discovery

Hello from Discovery World! I am in Milwaukee along with many of my Discovery Education colleagues and a large number of Discovery Educators and active unitedstreaming users from Wisconsin and Illinois. We are at the beautiful new facility on the shores of Lake Michigan for a Day of Discovery on September 23 featuring such topics

EdTechConnect:Digital Stories

On Wednesday, September 20, Joe Brennan, pictured here in an unusually contemplative pose, gave the first EdTechConnect webinar presentation for the 2006-2007 school year. Joe is a STAR Discovery Educator from Illinois, and his presentation titled “An Incompleat Guide to Digital Storytelling” revealed his fascination with language and the derivations of words as well as

Strong Ties to Digital Stories

If you are among the growing number of teachers who are intrigued by the possibilities of digital storytelling and you are looking for more digital story resources or ideas for projects, I suggest you take a close look at the blogs and resource web pages that are maintained by David Jakes, the Instructional Technology Coordinator

Tell Better Stories

Are you looking for alternatives to the traditional book report and research projects that teachers have assigned for generations?  One of the fastest growing and exciting new trends in instructional technology is the concept of digital storytelling—the process of combining standard narratives with digital resources using the growing array of multimedia tools and video software