Questions Can Prompt Big Ideas

Developing Story Ideas

What are some story ideas you’d like to share?

•What is the story about?           

•What is it really about?

•What emotions are conveyed?

•How are they expressed?

•What perspective makes it YOUR story?

•What visuals and sounds to enhance story?

•What are the moments of CHANGE?

•What happened BEFORE & AFTER the change?

•What do you see?

•What do you hear? 

•What is being said?

•What are your thoughts?

•What are your you feelings?

•How did the experience turn out?

Excerpt from “Digital Storytelling Cookbook” by Joe Lambert