Digital storytelling is an art and engages the viewer in the content versus merely sharing the information with them. I did some research for a class looking for some alternative presentation methods and focused my search on digital storytelling tools. Below I have listed my top 4 along with a list of links to other resources.
Here is an example of a book trailer created using Animoto-Animoto Book Trailer
This site allows you to use resources from the National Digtial Archives to create a movie or poster. Here is a quick example I created - Test Movie
Here is a list of other resources I have collected if you want to check out the other options available for digital storytelling - Digital Storytelling Links