thanks to Creative Commons for the photo above.

Digital storytelling is the process of using digital and web-based tools to design and deliver a powerful and meaningful journalistic piece. If developed correctly, It can be a powerful, inquiry driven, learning tool. Some powerful tools in this area include:
Microsoft Photostory
A hybrid between Powerpoint and MovieMaker for Windows PCs - free download

Apple iMovie
The Apple video editor that can easily serve as a digital storytelling development tool

Web based Solutions
Many free, web based solutions are also powerful ways to develop content.

Please explore and choose a few that you would like to examine: