The Storyteller S Start Up Book

Author: Margaret Read MacDonald
Publisher: august house
ISBN: 9780874833041
Size: 11.81 MB
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Offers tips for beginning storytellers on getting started, collecting stories, networking with other storytellers, and deciding on a performance style

Folktales Aloud

Author: Janice M. Del Negro
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 0838911358
Size: 41.30 MB
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A good folktale triggers the imagination, connecting children to a wider world as well as increasing their vocabulary and comprehension skills. In this delightful and easy-to-use book, teacher and storyteller Del Negro gives librarians, teachers, and parents the keys to storytelling success. Including more than a dozen original adaptations of folktales from around the world, tailored specifically for library and classroom use, she Reviews storytelling basics such as selecting a tale and learning the story Offers tips for dealing with stage fright and reluctant listeners Presents a bibliography of recommended online and print resources, steering readers to more wonderful tales to tell For young listeners the folktale is a perfect gateway to the exciting worlds of culture and literature, and Del Negro’s book invites their engagement with proven techniques and original story scripts that can be used by experienced as well as beginning tellers.

Storytelling Tips And Tales

Author: Mark Pierce
Publisher: Good Year Books
ISBN: 1596473312
Size: 28.18 MB
Format: PDF
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A seasoned storyteller helps teachers use stories to capture students' attention and expose them to 13 folk and fairy tales from around the world. The guide addresses everything a beginner needs to know, including how to warm up the audience, start and end a story, and assure audience involvement. Follow-up activities for each tale incorporate subjects such as creative writing, art, drama, math, science, geography, and history. Grades K-5. Suggested resources. Illustrated. Good Year Books. 117 pages.

Tell Along Tales Playing With Participation Stories

Author: Dianne de Las Casas
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598846361
Size: 61.27 MB
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This book makes the perfect addition to teachers' and librarians' story time selections, containing 25 educational and entertaining tales from around the world as well as proven storytelling techniques. • Provides suggestions on storytelling techniques specific to each tale • Includes spot drawings that enliven each of the stories • A bibliography provides all the details for the story sources

Crash Course In Storytime Fundamentals 2nd Edition

Author: Penny Peck
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610697847
Size: 52.80 MB
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This manual is a "one-stop shop" on how to present storytimes to suit different audiences including bilingual learners, special needs children, and those in a variety of settings such as Head Start, preschools, and day care situations. • Features strategies for using sign language and adapting storytime for special needs children • Includes ideas for expanding storytimes using hands-on learning, crafts, toys, and play

Read Rhyme And Romp Early Literacy Skills And Activities For Librarians Teachers And Parents

Author: Heather McNeil
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598849573
Size: 51.72 MB
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Designed to promote literacy in young children and to empower parents, educators, and librarians, this guide is filled with simple strategies, creative activities, and detailed instructions that help make reading fun. • Recommended book lists for promoting reading • An overview of basic strategies and components of an early literacy program • Helpful outline of pre-literacy skills required for reading success • Detailed instructions for early literacy activities

Treasured Time With Five To Ten Year Olds

Author: Jan Brennan
Publisher: august house
ISBN: 9780874835014
Size: 47.20 MB
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Brennan has created a handbook of activities and pastimes for parents to enjoy with their children. This book devotes one chapter to each month of the year, offering activities, recipes, rhymes, readings, and games that are different, yet uncomplicated. Any parent can share them with materials they have on hand.

Crash Course In Children S Services 2nd Edition

Author: Penny Peck
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610697820
Size: 76.53 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Useful for newcomers to the children's library staff as well as longtime children's librarians, the second edition of this popular handbook provides easy-to-follow instructions to make innovations in children's library materials work for you. • Covers new technologies and Common Core standards in addition to traditional areas of children's services • Allows any library staff to comfortably assist children searching for reference and homework help, offer effective readers' advisory assistance, and perform basic promotion of books to children • Supplies information that is useful for newcomers to the children's library staff and those who substitute at the children's desk as well as longtime children's librarians or experienced staff taking on new responsibilities