Pizza Stories One example of a digital story:


Title

Pizza Stories One example of a digital story:

Author

Kirsi-Marja Lukkari

Name of school

Pitkäkankaan koulu

Description

headmaster Seppo Pasanen seppo.pasanen@eduouka.fi, number of pupils: about 800 - age of pupils: 7-16 - comprehensive school

Goals

Digital storytelling  (third class)

Goals:

  • integration between Math, Art and presentation skills (Finnish) with ICT-project
  • repetition of fractions
  • co-operation skills
  • skills of thinking, analysis and explanation

Methods

Methods:

  • discussion (favorite pizzas)
  • group work: modeling, analysing group’s subject, story desing, video desing, writing manuscript, video recording, sharing responsibility (roles)
  • viewing together
  • discussion together

Materials

Materials:

  • origamipizzas (group work)
  • form of planning
  • iPads (iMovie-application)
  • dataprojector

Assessment

Assessment:

  • teacher assessment, observation, feedback
  • peer evaluation
  • class discussion

main focus: content, presentation, co-operation skills

ICT

  • origami (pizzas), draw and coloring
  • plannig and writing manuscript in groups
  • iMovie-application

eTwinning

Mobility

The pupils liked the project. Among them, it was nice to work together. The students think that digital storytelling were a great way to review lessons learned.

Stakeholders

Stories can be presented later in parents’ evening.

Success

iMovie-application is easy to use. It is motivating. Students learn how to quickly edit the presentation in different ways.

Head-teacher

Teachers

Pupils

Multimedia

One example of a digital story:

http://urly.fi/CcX

Country

Finland

Subject

Cross curricular

Age

6, 7, 8