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In Storytelling

by Kendall Haven, MaryGay Ducey
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1591583993

ISBN-13: 9781591583998

Pub. Date: 09/05/2000

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Storytelling can be easy, fun, and above all doable, especially with the simple, easy-to-follow directions given by these two master storytellers. This book provides everything you need to become a master storyteller yourself. Simple examples and summary directions for exercises and games reinforce and demonstrate key concepts. Step-by-step plans help you choose a

Overview

Storytelling can be easy, fun, and above all doable, especially with the simple, easy-to-follow directions given by these two master storytellers. This book provides everything you need to become a master storyteller yourself. Simple examples and summary directions for exercises and games reinforce and demonstrate key concepts. Step-by-step plans help you choose a story, and learn it in preparation for presentation to an audience. Audience management, practice activities, and the authors' motivation exercises are offered as are techniques to guide you through any of the possible major telling problems. Storytelling extras (props to puppets including costumes) and lists of grade-appropriate, time- and teller-tested stories are provided.

This basic guide by experienced storytellers provides all that is needed to encourage any novice storyteller to take the plunge. Lists of never-fail stories and simple techniques for managing an audience go a long way to dissolve the angst. Practice activities and motivation exercises as well as tips for overcoming the major problems and catastrophes that might be encountered pave the way for a smooth first storytelling experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591583998
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/05/2000
Series:
Crash Course Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
134
Sales rank:
492,383
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.29(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1: Storytelling

Chapter 2: Storytime for Babies

Chapter 3: Toddler Storytime

Chapter 4: Preschool and Family Storytime

Chapter 5: Music, Songs, and Fingerplays

Chapter 6: Bilingual Storytime

Chapter 7: Crafts at Preschool Storytime

Chapter 8: Storytelling, Puppets, and Props

Chapter 9: Special Issues at Storytime

Chapter 10: Using Volunteers at Storytime

Appendix: Themed Preschool Storytime Outlines

Bibliography

Index

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