ERIC Number: ED263552
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Story Telling: A Guide to the Art. P.E.N. (Primary English Notes) 49.
Primary English Notes (P.E.N.), n49 1985
The teaching activities presented in this pamphlet focus on storytelling. Beginning with a discussion of the purpose and rules of storytelling, it contains suggestions for selecting stories, lists story suggestions for various ages, and includes a brief annotated bibliography of recommended story collections. It explains learning and telling a story as well as how to use picture books. In addition, the pamphlet discusses aids to storytelling, including string stories and puppets, and concludes by explaining how to tell stories from one's life and by listing the address needed to contact storytelling guilds. References include a short list of books and conference proceedings about storytelling. (EL)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Class Activities, Elementary Education, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Narration, Oral Reading, Reading Aloud to Others, Reading Material Selection, Reading Materials, Story Reading, Story Telling, Supplementary Reading Materials
Primary English Teaching Association, P.O. Box 167, Rozelle, New South Wales 2039, Australia ($0.75, Australian currency).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Primary English Teaching Association, Rozelle (Australia).
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