Storillo is a group writing tool that allows multiple students to simultaneously contribute to a single piece of writing.
One broadcast journalism teacher uses digital storytelling to share the world with his students, and his students with the world. In the process, he learns the stories of the students as well as their subjects.
Not only can students create stories about any topic, but they also have the opportunity to be published authors which motivates many to continue reading and writing.
Students can craft messages for their peers, family members, teachers, and school staff or participate in digital greeting exchanges with students in other cities or countries.
This is a great way for students to be creative and to work on their writing skills by describing or writing about their holiday traditions, plans, or memories.
In the classroom, this app is an excellent tool for kids of widely varying levels of writing enthusiasm and skill.
Storybird is an online social platform (and Chrome app) for storytelling. Students act as authors, pairing their words with site-curated, licensed art.
Writing Exercises Children’s Section offers various prompt tools that can be used for creative writing exercises.
Scrible is a web-based (Chrome browser extension and website) bookmarking, annotation, and research-paper-creation tool.