Three apples fell from heaven, one for the teller, one for the listener, and one for the one who heeds the tale. Armenian Proverb
When you engage students in the process of story making they are taken beyond listening into heeding or owning the story for themselves. The lessons and language of story become their own rich possession. In a day when facts and memorization are more prized than creativity and imagination, a teacher or parent is needs help to bring these all-important experiences to learning.
Storytelling: A Creative Teaching Strategy is that book. It is a 55-page ebook introducing you to using stories to increase attention and retention, listening and speaking, and delight in learning.
Chapter 1: The Power of the Story
Chapter 2: Beginning Story Activities
Chapter 3: The Extraordinary Cat and Activities
Chapter 4: The Gunny Wolf and Activities
Chapter 5: King Solomon’s Test and Activities
Chapter 6: Burning Of the Rice Fields and Activities
Chapter 7: Storytelling Resources