Tag: Digital Storytelling

Recently I was inspired to teach a small unit on children’s literature to my eighth grade students. The goal was to understand how children’s authors use plot, illustrations, and characters to tell a story that captivates their audience. After reviewing many children’s books in small groups, students collaborated on a Google Slide deck to discuss techniques that authors used, finding what was similar among their group. After discussing as a whole class, we prepared to write. Students brainstormed ideas based on personal experience and shared a story. We focused on our feelings during this time, which truly helped the students…

Storytelling