Storytelling with Maps is a great online, interactive resource on a variety of topics. This resource came to me through an email from TCEA a Texas-based technology organization. I've become aware of some great tech resources by adding myself to their email list.
Storytelling with maps allows you to browse through story maps that have been created by other individuals as well as choose from a selection of templates to create your own story map.
If you are interested in teaching students how to make statistics come alive and relevant using storytelling with maps, here is a 'white paper' that explains what the website is all about:
To peruse the collection of story maps that have already been created, visit: http://storymaps.esri.com/home/