Digital Storytelling

Digital Storytelling 2010


Images

Google Adv. Image Search

Make your own
Draw
Scan
PowerPoint (convert to jpg)
Screen Shot

To take a screen shot:

To take a screen shot and save it as a picture

1.

Click the window you want to capture. Press ALT+PRINT SCREEN by holding down the ALT key and then pressing the PRINT SCREEN key. The PRINT SCREEN key is near the upper right corner of your keyboard. (Depending on the type of keyboard you have, the exact key names on your keyboard may vary slightly.)

Note: You can take a screen shot of your entire desktop rather than just a single window by pressing the PRINT SCREEN key without holding down the ALT key.

2.

Click Start, click Accessories, and then click Paint.

3. In the Paint window, click Edit, and then click Paste.

4. When the image appears in the Paint window, click File, and then click Save As.

5. In the Save As dialog box, in the File name box, type a name for the screen shot, Change Save as type to .jpg and then click Save.

Movie Maker

Windows Movie Maker



Ideas - Personal Narrative Prompts

Favorite Place
All of us have a favorite place where we get to do what we want. It could be an indoor place, an outdoor place, or even an imaginary place.

Special Adventure
All of us have had a special time or adventure in our lives. It could be anything such as a visit with a friend or relative, a party you went to, or a game you watched or played. Or it could be something completely different.

Summer Activity
Summer is a special time when we get to do fun things. You have more time during the day to choose activities that you enjoy doing with your friends or family, outdoors or indoors. There are many different ways to have fun in the summer. What's yours?

An Important Person
Think about people you know or have met. Choose one person who has made a big difference in your life.

Childhood Event
Choose a vivid time from your childhood.

Lightbulb Moment
Think of an experience when you realized that you suddenly understood an idea, a skill, or a concept you had been struggling with.

Achieving a Goal
Think of a time when you achieved a personal goal. Why was the goal is important to you?

Being a Teacher
Being a teacher can be rewarding. Think of a time when you felt you made a difference with a student.


Links
My Delicious  Digital Storytelling Links
http://www.delicious.com/samanthamorra/digitalstorytelling

Windows Movie Maker
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/downloads/updates/moviemaker2.mspx

Digital Storytelling Guide
http://www.microsoft.com/education/teachers/guides/digital_storytelling.aspx

DigiTales
http://www.digitales.us/