Tag Archives: Digital Story

My Earth Day Message (BitStrips for Schools)

Making the move from once living in the hot, humid tropical forests of Borneo to now riding around the flat, frozen lands of Kazakhstan has come with challenges. Unfortunately, the town I live in Kazakhstan has hardly any trees. Fortunately, … Continue reading

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Digital Story Publishing with iTunes

The collaborative effort at the end of the year showed true professionalism on everyone’s part. I was fortunate to be part of such a strong teaching staff. With just a few days left in the final leg of the school … Continue reading

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Digital Storytelling via VoiceThread

Living in Indonesia never gets boring. Whether it’s the violent rainstorms pummeling us on mountain bike rides, surfing rogue waves on rickety boats across deep ocean chasms between Lombok and Bali, or discovering wild creature lurking outside your doorstep, there … Continue reading

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Geocaching: the Salok Api Ride

Time to clean up the bikes and upload the data! We just returned from the geocache bike ride that I helped organize and lead with grade 5 and 6 students in Salok Api, located north of Balikpapan, Indonesia (on the … Continue reading

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Memoirs Made Easy

Recently, I attended a workshop about writing memoirs with kids by slam poet, performer and educator, Michael Salinger. This guys is fun to watch. He’s a natural performer and very engaging. Next year our school has invited both him and his … Continue reading

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