Search Stories in the Classroom – Digital Story Telling

Last spring, Youtube released a tool called: Youtube Search Story Creator. You may have seen this famous video called: Parisian Love that was shown on a television ad during Superbowl. This tool is simple to use and could be a great digital story telling tool in the classroom or school. A few ideas: 1) Have students use a main character in a story and decide what types of Google searches she/he would have done throughout the story. This would elicit discussions about events, character choices, point of view, critical thinking skills, sequencing and other strategies 2) Have student use themselves – pick 4 topics that they would have ‘Googled’ this past weekend. Other student must INFER what it was Continue reading Search Stories in the Classroom – Digital Story Telling