Digital Storytelling & Presentation Tools Resources

The resource page for the Cool Tools for Schools Thing 5: Digital Storytelling & Presentation Tools Resources has been moved to this website. We’re going to be starting another Cool Tools workshop and the site […]

Digital Storytelling Odds & Ends

Little Bird Tales is geared towards younger children. This site lets them create storybooks by uploading  photos and scanned drawings, create drawings online and recording audio directly from your microphone.  This free site has no […]

Digital Storytelling as Advocacy – TechSoup Contest

TechSoup’s Digital Storytelling Event Are you up for a fun challenge? One that will help you showcase your organization’s mission and work? What a great opportunity to create a compelling advocacy piece for your library […]

HistoryPin: Maps, Photos and Stories

I’m getting delightfully lost in the HistoryPin website. Old photos, layered on top of Google Maps and stories to go with them – all things that I love to explore. What is HistoryPin? The site […]

Words and pictures and storytelling

I love words and pictures and storytelling. And I love playing with tools that help us tell our stories. So it’s no surprise that I’m having great fun playing with  Flickr Poet from Stories in […]

Archival photos, civil war music, great slide show

Kris Abery (CT State Library) did a great slide show today for their CT 23 things project. Photos from the CT State Archives, Civil War music from the Digital History project and Microsoft Photostory to […]

Voting time in the StoryTubes video contest

Congratulations to the seven children in New York State who submitted videos about their favorite books to the nationwide StoryTubes video contest. All the New York State entries have been posted to the NYS Summer […]

Linda’s Animoto video of Tech Camps

Hey tech campers! Linda did a terrific video with photos from all the tech camp sessions. She used Animoto to create it. Give it a whirl with your own photos. This would be a fun […]

Storytelling, Slide Sharing and WebSlides

At the school library tech camp session last weekend, some of us got talking about using Web 2.0 tools for digital storytelling. I decided to play with a few tools and create a new page […]