Selfie run

From Community Narrations

Aims of the practice and description of participants

- Building trust in a team, training communication skills, teamwork.
- Analysis of digital competences, the level of cooperation in a team.
- Use of digital tools and competences.

Resources, Materials needed

- Smartphones / camera.
- Email / social accounts (for sending / publishing results).
- Laptop with a projector.


40 minutes.

Step-by-step - what has to be done?

Suggest to the participant to form teams of 4/5 people.
Provide instructions for each team (printed or uploaded link / document).
Complete the tasks in any order:
1. Take a selfie with the President (we encourage participants to be creative when they ask).
2. Take a picture with everyone.
3. Take a selfie with the road sign in the background.
4. Take a selfie with a stranger and let your faces express, for example, victory (there may be something else).
5. Record a conversation with a stranger - have him answer the question: What am I doing here?
6. Show your fun and record it with a digital device.
7. Add a photo to a social networking site so that it gets the most likes.

Alternatively, participants can be proposed to perform a minimum number of tasks:
- Additionally, it is possible to propose that the teams present their work in various forms of communication (eg link to a folder with work; sending by e-mail and presenting in a presentation, e.g. Power Point; sending a link for the group to be recorded on a social networking site, where the group asked for likes).
- Discussion: How was your work? What are your successful / unsuccessful practices?
What was difficult? How did you manage to overcome the difficulties / limitations? How can it be done differently (if any difficulties arise)?
What is worth remembering when working in a team and publishing content on the web?

Learning Outcomes - which skills are addressed?

- Digital storytelling.
- Digital critical thinking / competences and digital storytelling in education.
- Experimenting with digital narration.
- Review of safe practices for working with digital storytelling.
- Analysis of teamwork, shared content.
- Searching for solutions to difficulties.

How do you check the outcomes are reached?

Participant presenting the outcome of their group work (pictures, presentations, files).