...so, you're ready to create a digital story! Great! Where to start? There are many logistics to consider when getting started. I've compiled some tips/tricks here from past experiences (good and bad:) !
project management skills and techniques


  1. Identify a curricular area
  2. Consider a current activity that could be more engaging/meaningful
  3. Determine prior knowledge
  4. Establish research parameters, if necessary


  1. STORY!
  2. Visuals
  3. Audio


  1. Determine tool to be used.
  2. Establish storage location.
  3. Establish naming convention
  4. Decide if images will be supplied or searched for
  5. Where to get pictures? Take your own, flickr cc, ppt clipart
  6. Create pictures from PowerPoint slides
  7. Picture formats
  8. Movie formats


  1. Type of story!
  2. Storyboard
  3. Script
  4. Microphones