Using Kerpoof for Digital Storytelling

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Use
Kerpoof
as
a
(digital)
narrative
development
tool! Kerpoof
is
a
great,
free,
interactive
website
for
students
to
create
visual
stories. Use
the
Make
a
Picture
or
Make
a
Story
features
to
create
single‐
or
multi‐page
stories
that
include essential
narrative
elements
such
as
characters,
setting,
and
initiating
events. Use
text
boxes,
word
balloons,
and
thought
balloons
to
add
further
detail. Sharing
features
allow
your
students
to
publish
their
stories!

Use
to
clear
entire
picture‐careful!! Drag‐Drop
items
here
you
might
 want
to
reuse. Add
text
box/captions. Doodle
your
own
picture. Add
a
page
to
a
story,
or
switch
 to
a
different
page. SAVE
your
work!
For
later
versions
of your
pictures/stories,
add
a
#
to
end of
title. Sharing: Print,
email,
or
save
page
as
JPEG.

Click
and
drag
picture
to
move
it! Resize

Rotate

Click
to
add speech
bubble. Click
again
for thought
bubble. ?
Gives
you
a
 fact
associated
 with
the
picture.

In
the
picture
panel,
click
on
pictures
to
make
similar
items
appear
around
them. Use
the
search
field
to
look
for
something
specific.

Hit
Go
again
to
keep
looking!


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