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Scriptwriting: A New Literacy | MiddleWeb

"Scriptwriting In The Classroom"

"Digital storytelling begins with words on a page – be it paper or electronic. Many of our students want to push "record" on their camcorders, smart phones or e-tablets before they've ever written a word on a script. Teachers today need ... get students involved in the kind of writing that leads to multimedia production. ... I created the "Scriptwriting In The Classroom" resource for my Media Literacy Clearinghouse website to provide teachers with some ideas, encouragement and guidance in this area. Here's some of what I had to say.