This session aims at showing how to implement digital storytelling with teens by pointing out its benefits and by showcasing different digital storytelling tools and applications. These tools are presented through examples of actual projects done with teenagers and simple tutorials on each of the tools´ use. The benefits of digital storytelling as a powerful tool to develop language ability and creativity, as well as a great motivation tool for learners of all ages, will be pointed out throughout the workshop. The selected tools offer a variety of formats to suit different needs and ability levels, both in terms of language and technology skills: from pictures to videos, from text to audio, from storybooks to animation.
Presented at IATEFL Glasgow 2012 on March 22nd, 2012