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ERIC Number: EJ888594
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Oct
Pages: 5
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0013-127X
Tell a Story
Kosa, Jaymie Reeber
Education Digest: Essential Readings Condensed for Quick Review, v74 n2 p43-47 Oct 2008
Storytelling is a teaching technique that has been around for thousands of years. Stories transmit values, engage the imagination, and foster community. Effective storytelling silences the room and invites every type of learner to participate. It encourages the chatty to be still and the quiet to speak up. This article discusses why storytelling is effective and when to use a story. Tips for telling a story are presented.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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