Tag Archives: Storytelling

A New Collaborative Storytelling Tool for Students

February 25, 2017The popular timeline creation tool Hstry is now Sutori. This is not only a change of name but is also a change of focus, it is a ‘move away from the less flexible terminology of timeline into the story or presentation space’. Sutori is a great digital storytelling platform students can use to […]

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Our Top Digital Storytelling Tools and Apps of 2016

January 11, 2017Looking for some good digital storytelling resources to use with your students in class? The chart below has you covered. It features what we think are some of the best digital storytelling web tools and mobile apps we covered in 2016. These resources are arranged into the following categories: iPad digital storytelling apps, […]

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6 Great Digital Storytelling Apps to Use with Your Students

Here are some excellent iPad apps to enhance students creativity through digital storytelling. These are among the best apps teachers have been using with their students to create, narrate, and share stories. Using these apps students will be able to tell their own stories using a variety of multimedia materials that include: images, characters, avatars, […]

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Lego Story Maker- A Great Digital Storytelling App for kids

Lego Friends Story Maker is a good app that kids (ages 6+) can use to unleash their creativity through digital storytelling activities that involve the creation, writing, and publishing of visually appealing multimedia stories. This free app has a kids-friendly interface and provides a set of easy tools such as drag and drop, stickers, text, emoticons, […]

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4 Useful Chromebooks Apps for Digital Storytelling

Digital storytelling is a powerful way to get students engaged in learning. Using a variety of web tools students will be able to experiment with a set of important skills and literacies in a multimodal environment. They can use text, audio , video, images to communicate their ideas and enhance their visual literacy and writing […]

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Digital Storytelling Wheel for Teachers

July 19, 2016The digital storytelling wheel is a visual we created through Google Drawing based on a chart we have previously published here in EdTech and mLearning. The visual contains a number of educational apps and web tools that you can use with you students in class for digital storytelling projects. We have included apps […]

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3 Good Android Digital Storytelling Apps for Elementary Students

March 11, 2016After posting about iPad storytelling apps for kids, we received a few requests to post a similar list for Android users.  Below are three of our favourite titles we recommend in this regard. The apps are ideal for class integration and students will definitely enjoy working on them. Check them out and share […]

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Here Is A Very Good Chart Featuring Over 33 Educational Apps and Tools for Digital Storytelling

January 15, 2016As you have probably already noticed, we have started a new series of posts where we feature curated lists of the best educational apps and web tools we have reviewed in our blog over the last couple of years. With over 5000 published posts, a lot of good stuff is buried in our […]

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4 Good Digital Storytelling Apps for Android

November 21, 2015Digital storytelling is a great way to engage students in a wide range of multimodal learning activities where they get to practice key literacy skills. It is also an effective method in helping students express their own narratives in both written and verbal media. In today’s post we are introducing you to some […]

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Another Great Pic Collage App for Digital Storytelling

August 25, 2015Similar to Pic Collage app we reviewed a few weeks ago, Layapp Pro is another wonderful iPad app that allows users to design beautiful photo collages and turn them into exciting stories. This is a very good app for students to use for digital storytelling. Layapp Pro is free today and only for […]

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An Excellent Lesson On How Students Can Use Scratch for Digital Storytelling

May 1, 2015 Some great news today! iPad Monthly is finally out today and we are sharing with you one excellent lesson it covered in its first edition. iPad Monthly is “a professional development subscription-based newsletter for teachers using iPads in the classroom”. iPad monthly is authored by created by Apple Distinguished Educator and inspiring […]

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