World Tales for Family Storytelling: 53 traditional stories for children aged 4-6 years (Paperback)

World Tales for Family Storytelling: 53 traditional stories for children aged 4-6 years By Chris Smith Cover Image

World Tales for Family Storytelling: 53 traditional stories for children aged 4-6 years (Paperback)

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Young children are natural storytellers. They love both listening to parents telling stories and telling stories themselves. These 53 World Tales for Family Storytelling can be shared at bedtime, on journeys, at parties or around the campfire.

Children will find these ready to tell stories are short, simple, and quick to learn. They draw on traditional tales, told in the voice of a storyteller. Parents can read or tell the stories, so children can soon tell the stories themselves. Such oral storytelling builds children’s confidence in their unique voices.

The stories are from oral traditions from a variety of historical, cultural and world sources.

These wonderful world tales are all selected from the highly acclaimed 147 Traditional Stories for Primary School Children to Retell, a reference book used by teachers around the globe. This collection for home use focuses on tales for children aged 4–6.
Chris Smith, PhD, is a storyteller, educational trainer and founding Director of Storytelling Schools. Chris loves helping to make education more joyful, effective and engaging, especially in areas of social deprivation where good education can make such a difference to future life chances. For the last twenty years Chris has been researching and developing the Storytelling Schools idea in UK schools. Chris has also been a father, musician, performer, monk, UN manager, human ecologist and writer. He currently divides his time between a home in Gloucestershire and a wood in Devon.
Product Details ISBN: 9781912480555
ISBN-10: 1912480557
Publisher: Hawthorn Press
Publication Date: June 1st, 2022
Pages: 216
Language: English
Series: Storytelling