Digital Story-Teller Series

About: The “Story-teller” series will provide students an opportunity to embrace their own culture while gaining an understanding of the importance of traditional stories from around the world. This activity is part of Sisler High School’s Digital Voices online curriculum. Visit us online: http://www.soapboxed.org/2014/03/06/digital-story-teller-series/ Objectives: to investigate and compare traditional oral stories from around the […]

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SoapboxEDwith Alain Delannoy – September 27th

Un peintre, pris par le désir d’achever son œuvre, ressent la pression du temps qui s’écoule. « FRACTION » est un film d’animation écrit, réalisé, animé et produit par Alain Delannoy, un cinéaste franco-manitobain.  Sans dialogue, FRACTION raconte l’histoire d’un peintre, pris par le désir d’achever son œuvre, ressent la pression du temps qui s’écoule. […]

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Virtual Field Trip (Traditional Meaning & use of Bears)

LIVE STREAM ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 9:30 am-11:00 am Pre-Field Trip Activity Ideas Brainstorm questions related to your grade level and Science unit to ask during the presentation Invite students to share their own animal stories Take a survey of who hunts in the class/community, what they hunt Research facts about bears/large mammals Research myths […]

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VIDEO UNIT & CULTURAL UNIT ASSESSMENT CHECKLIST

Student Task: launch screencast-o-matic and create a walk through video of the checklist below. export the video as:  firstlastname_videoCultureUnits.m4p in your Video Unit folder, upload to your vimeo channel and fill in the description and appropriate tags (minimum of 5 tags), Find the Digital Vocies Vimeo Channel and follow us, create a new Checklist sub-page under […]

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Course Updates: November 19-23

Well done last week! Here is the schedule for this week: Monday: finish your Spoken Word Mashup and upload to your Activity 3 subpage of your Cultural Unit, Work on Video Unit/Rich Activity Tuesday: Work on Video Unit/Rich Activity Wednesday:  Upload and embed your Video Unit/Rich Activity to Wix site, Thursday:  Finish working on http://www.digitalvoices.ca/ongoing-unit/activity-3-its-the-end-of-the-world-as-we-know-it-and-i-feel-fine/  Project is due today! Friday: No classes! In-service

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The Spoken Word Activity through video conferencing

The Pitch: The spoken word Mashup from Digital Voices on Vimeo. The School of the Future Students’ Poems: Student Spoke Words from Digital Voices on Vimeo. Our Spoke Word Poems: Student Poems from Digital Voices on Vimeo. The Artist in the School: Thank you to Manitoba’s Arts Council and Ms. KDV for hooking us up […]

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Artist in the School – Spoken Word Session

Intent: We are lucky to have a talented artist in the class today.  Students of Digital Voices will be creating a Digital Mashup to their Spoken word piece on the theme of their cultural activity #3 (review the activity:  http://www.digitalvoices.ca/ongoing-unit/activity-3-its-the-end-of-the-world-as-we-know-it-and-i-feel-fine/) Spoken word is a form of poetry that often uses alliterated prose or verse and […]

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Cultural Activity 3 starts November 2nd

Culture activity 3 Reflect and critique the power of social media on world events, such as doomsday 2012. study the impact of media on world events, Investigate and reflect on the power social media has on world events, Investigate world events and the role media had, Predict the impact social media will have on December […]

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Happy Halloween (a Stop-Motion)

Around 400 pumpkins were used to create this impressive stop motion animation. It tells an interesting story! Date: 26/10/12 Video by: Jokeroo

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Happy Halloween Animation

Halloween Animation 4 from Huy Mai on Vimeo.

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