Images add another dimension to powerful communication and can be used as the centrepiece for story-telling. Fact or fiction, mystery or narrative, technology tools are used to enhance, build and publish. In this hands-on workshop, you will be introduced to techniques of story-telling with images and words. You will walk out of this session with a medley of ideas you can immediately use in your class while feeling comfortable experimenting with such tools as a scanner and a digital camera,.You will learn how to create a digital story using software that comes on your computer, as well as organizational tools that will guide you through the planning and implementation process.
The techniques to be presented are suitable for teachers of any cycle and skill level. If you are hesitant about using ICT in your classroom, this is a great place to start.