Storytelling: Art and Technique / Edition 4
  • Storytelling: Art and Technique / Edition 4
  • Storytelling: Art and Technique / Edition 4

Storytelling: Art and Technique / Edition 4

by Ellin Greene, Janice M. Del Negro, Eileen Greene
     
 

ISBN-10: 1591586003

ISBN-13: 9781591586005

Pub. Date: 01/12/2010

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Thoroughly revised and updated, the fourth edition of the classic Storytelling: Art and Technique is an essential guide for beginning and experienced storytellers alike.

• Includes complete texts of 13 stories with source, culture, telling time, audience, and a comment for each

• Examples of a cue card, movement warm-ups for storytellers, a

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Overview

Thoroughly revised and updated, the fourth edition of the classic Storytelling: Art and Technique is an essential guide for beginning and experienced storytellers alike.

• Includes complete texts of 13 stories with source, culture, telling time, audience, and a comment for each

• Examples of a cue card, movement warm-ups for storytellers, a seating arrangement for a storytime, a storyboard, publicity posters, and more

• Offers resources for the storyteller, including professional books and articles, websites, storytelling books by genre, stories to tell to different age groups, read-alouds, and recordings

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591586005
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/12/2010
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
455
Sales rank:
655,021
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword

Preface

For Story's Sake: Reading as Its Own Reward

PART I: HISTORY AND PRACTICE

Chapter 1: Storytelling: A Historical Perspective

Chapter 2: Storytelling to Children in Libraries

Chapter 3: Purpose and Values of Storytelling

Chapter 4: Selection

Chapter 5: Preparation

Chapter 6: Presentation

Chapter 7: Storytelling to Children with Special Needs; Storytelling in Special Settings

Chapter 8: Storytelling to Young Children

Chapter 9: Storytelling to Young Adults

Chapter 10: Children and Young Adults as Storytellers

Chapter 11: Program Planning

Chapter 12: Administration of the Storytelling Program and In-Service Education

PART II: AN INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE

Storytelling in Libraries and Schools in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland

How Do You Say "Storytelling" in Chinese?

PART III: STORIES

The Gingerbread Man

Perez and Martina: A Puerto Rican Folktale

The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling

The Dancing Granny

Ananse the Spider in Search of a Fool

Jack and the Two-Bullet Hunt

Willa and the Wind

More Than Salt

Ling-Li and the Phoenix Fairy: A Chinese Folktale

Rubies

The White Horse Girl and the Blue Wind Boy

The Vision in the Wood

The Legend of the Christmas Rose

PART IV: RESOURCES FOR THE STORYTELLER

Professional Reading

Bibliographies, Dictionaries, Encyclopedia, and Indexes

Books About Stories and Storytelling

Resources for Fingerplays, Action Rhymes, Flannel Board Storytelling, Storytelling Activities, Participation Tales, Reader's Theatre and Story Theatre

Articles

Magazines About Folktales, Myths, and Storytelling

Web Sources

Folktales, Literary Tales, Poetry, and Song

Folktales: Collections

Folktales: Picture Books

Tall Tales

Fables

Heroes and Heroines, Myths and Legends

Literary Tales: Collections

Literary Tales: Picture Books

Poetry and Song

Stories of Special Appeal

Stories for Three- to Five-Year-Olds

Stories for Five- to Eight-Year-Olds

Stories for Eight- to Eleven-Year-Olds

Stories for Eleven- to Fifteen-Year-Olds

Stories for a Mixed-Age Group

Stories for the Family Evening Storytelling Program

Read-Alouds: 100 Personal Favorites

A Sampling of Storytelling Recordings

Sources

Glossary

Copyright Acknowledgments

Index

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