Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children
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Exploring the intersection of Children's Publishing (books, toys, apps, games), Maker Education (#steam) & Transmedia Storytelling
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T is for Transmedia…

T is for Transmedia… | Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children | Scoop.it
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Jenkins explains how "transmedia encourages additive comphrension."

 

 'Like any other kind of storytelling, transmedia is something which can be done well or badly. You can be attentive to the possibilities of expanding a story in new directions or you can simply slap a logo on something and pretend like it’s part of the same franchise. Transmedia can be enriching or exploitative, can be motivated by the crudest of economic motives or shaped by the most cutting edge learning science. But, when transmedia is done well, it creates a deeply engaging, immersive experience, which multiplies the number of learning opportunities"

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CIC 2011 - Learning Games Interview w Henry Jenkins

Scott Traylor of 360KID interviews media theorist and educator Henry Jenkins about what educational publishers should consider when making learning games for...
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NEW BREED - A Conversation on Transmedia - Part 1

A Conversation on Transmedia with Henry Jenkins and Lance Weiler http://workbookproject.com...
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