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If you think film only works for teaching the arts – think again

If you think film only works for teaching the arts – think again | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
Using film in the classroom isn’t a perk reserved for English and drama. Teacher Elizabeth Evans explores how science, geography and maths students can benefit
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My children became my greatest teachers

My children became my greatest teachers | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
Childhood trauma left Roman Krznaric emotionally withdrawn. Since then, he has tried to repair the damage and his own children have taught him how to step into someone else's shoes
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Story 2.0: The Surprising Thing About The Next Wave Of Narrative

Story 2.0: The Surprising Thing About The Next Wave Of Narrative | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
Wrapping up a three-part series Jonathan Gottschall discusses the problem with interactivity and some eternal truths of storytelling.
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EU rule can be used to award indy Scotland warship orders confirms UK Minister

EU rule can be used to award indy Scotland warship orders confirms UK Minister | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish
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True stories can fill the great literacy void - Telegraph

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National Non-fiction Day is a good time to remember that reality can be stranger, and more fascinating, than fantasy, says Christopher Lloyd.
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Queequeg’s Coffin: a Sermon for the Digital Human | Literacies | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

Queequeg’s Coffin: a Sermon for the Digital Human | Literacies | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
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Graphic Novels | #teachread

Graphic Novels | #teachread | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
Posts about Graphic Novels written by jfg341, kaa414, ksugnet23, Miss Nadiene, Brennschluss, ameril, Betsy Hammill, and Anna
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Field Notes for 21st Century Literacies: A Guide to New Theories, Methods, and Practices for Open Peer Teaching and Learning by The 21st Century Collective

Field Notes for 21st Century Literacies: A Guide to New Theories, Methods, and Practices for Open Peer Teaching and Learning by The 21st Century Collective | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, September 23, 2013 12:51 AM

This rap genius is open  for annotation. A great collaborative tool.

Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, September 23, 2013 3:30 AM

Very interesting !

roberto gilli's comment, September 24, 2013 4:27 AM
Great source of ideas.
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Shekhar Kapur: We are the stories we tell ourselves | Video on TED.com

Where does creative inspiration spring from? At TEDIndia, Hollywood/Bollywood director Shekhar Kapur ("Elizabeth," "Mr. India") pinpoints his source of creativity: sheer, utter panic. He shares a powerful way to unleash your inner storyteller.
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Transmedia Education: Learn with Stories

My first formal exposure to transmedia was in my university class called
Digital Culture, taught by English professor Gideon Burton
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What's the Future of Storytelling? 'Unknown Spring' Provides Some Answers

What's the Future of Storytelling? 'Unknown Spring' Provides Some Answers | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
In March 2011 Jake Price, a freelance producer for the BBC, journeyed to Tohoku, Japan to document the devastation left in the wake of the Pacific tsunami. The
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The endangered art of storytelling

The endangered art of storytelling | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
Tim Lott: The new Hobbit film is just one set piece battle after another with a love story tacked on
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Beautiful Statistics and Storytelling

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One of my favourite university courses was my first full course in statistics.  I still remember the first day when our professor indicated that there were two ways that she could teach the course....
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When books go digital: The Kills and the future of the novel

When books go digital: The Kills and the future of the novel | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
There is a section early in Richard House’s transmedia novel The Kills – published this year by Pan Macmillan and long-listed for the 2013 Man Booker Prize – in which the protagonist, Ford, is on the run…...
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5 effective reading response activities on the iPad

Paul Hamilton takes us through 5 literacy tasks that allow students to develop reading comprehension on the iPad, using Book Creator and iBooks Apps.
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Includes Making Predictions, Recognising Patterns and Evaluating!!

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Drop A Pin, Tell A Story With Google's New 'Tour Builder' Tool

Drop A Pin, Tell A Story With Google's New 'Tour Builder' Tool | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
Google's new Tour Builder feature lets users map out stories using dropped pins.
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Comic genius.

Comic genius. | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
As a children's librarian I was often dismayed when parents asked "they only read comics, how can we stop them?" WHAT?? Why would you want to? Comics are amazing! As I kid I loved comics, I read hu...
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In the right place this time!

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How to Be an Educated Consumer of Infographics: David Byrne on the Art-Science of Visual Storytelling

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Cultivating the ability to experience the “geeky rapture” of metaphorical thinking and pattern recognition.

As an appreciator of the
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The Book Chook: Create Six Word Memoirs with Kids

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, September 30, 2013 1:55 PM

Six word memoirs are a great way of looking carefully at language ane of creating evocative art. This post outlines a way to create digital versions that have the added benefit of giving practice with technology and visual literacy.

Terri's curator insight, October 6, 2013 2:05 PM

#edtech #ipaded #edapp

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Languages, camera, action: using film to inspire your students

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Using foreign films in the classroom is the perfect way to get students hooked on languages, says Spanish teacher Gil Poças
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It's time to make Shakespeare dangerous

It's time to make Shakespeare dangerous | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
The banal, biscuit-box Shakespeare – all humanism and moralism – needs to be broken up and his work made subversive again, argue Simon Critchley and Jamieson Webster.
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Reading for fun improves children's brains, study confirms

Reading for fun improves children's brains, study confirms | Narrative IN Learning, Narrative AS Learning | Scoop.it
A study of 17,000 people from birth indicates that reading for pleasure improves not just literacy, but maths ability too, writes Alice Sullivan
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