Story Studio

The purpose of a storyteller is not to tell you how to think, but to give you questions to think upon.

Brandon Sanderson

Fantasy & Science Fiction Writer

Story Studio | Exemplars

Here are playlists of multimedia stories created by teachers and students from the Rocky View Schools YouTube Channel. You can find even more stories from local, national and global sources on our Stories Page.

Learning Stories Workshop

Student Films

RockyDocs

Pixar in a Box – Storytelling

Story Studio | How-Tos

Here is a collection of tools designed to help you practice various storytelling techniques yourself and with your students, in print, visual and multimedia modes. These little how-to stories were created in Adobe Spark, one of our favorite digital publishing tools.

The Writing Process
How To Make Pro Videos on an iPad
How To Publish with Your Students
How To Make a Learning Story
How To Take Pro Photos
How To Launch Your Digital Portfolio

Story Studio | Digital Tools

Here are suggested tools and platforms that are accessible in Rocky View Schools that you’ll find useful in creating and sharing stories yourself and with your students. With any of these tools, you can create beautiful, interactive content that looks great on web and mobile devices.

Story Studio | Print Publishing

There’s something special about seeing your work in print. RVS students publish their stories, articles, images and artwork within beautiful magazines and books. These days, there are many ways to print your work online, and teachers in RVS have found Blurb.ca to be a reliable, inexpensive and easy-to-use printing service, plus Blurb offers free software for creating your book layout.

Story Studio | Presentations

Have your students prepare high-quality presentations for a live audience and record their talks, TED-Style! Take a look at these students, teachers and leaders present  engaging stories about learning across a range of topics.

RockyTalks
Student Leaders

RockyTalks
ChangeMakers

RockyTalks
Learning Through Experience

Authors en Française

Building Futures Groundbreaking

TEDxRockyViewSchoolsED

You may tell a tale that takes up residence in someone’s soul, becomes their blood and self and purpose. That tale will move them and drive them and who knows what they might do because of it, because of your words. That is your role, your gift.

Erin Morgenstern

Multimedia Artist & Author