Teacher’s Guide

Part 1 — Teaching Tools

Teaching Storytelling

Tips for telling stories, storytelling games for the classroom, and more

Multicultural Lesson Plans

Pre and post festival lessons

About Tellers

Background on the tellers and their work

Books & Resources

Storytelling resources

Part 2 — Online Resources

Teaching Aids

Storytelling lesson plans, handouts, story collections and more.

Tellers

Web sites of this year’s storytellers.

Multi-Cultural

Stories and activities from the tellers’ traditions.

Storytelling Organizations

Books, recordings, events, workshops, and story collections.

Student Resources

Interactive sites with online stories, story activities, story prompts, and more

Part 3 — Activities for State Standards

Activities for State Standards

Activities aligned to English and language arts state standards indicators for grades 1–10.

Upcoming Events

Apr
26
Thu
1:00 pm Recalling, Developing and Tellin...
Recalling, Developing and Tellin...
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Recalling, Developing and Telling your Family Stories @ Hamilton East Public Library | Noblesville | Indiana | United States
Everybody has a story to tell! Come listen, learn, and share your family stories. It’s a chance to recall a moment from your life, develop it into a story and learn how to tell it.[...]
Apr
28
Sat
7:00 pm Crooked Ways of the Ancient Gree...
Crooked Ways of the Ancient Gree...
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Crooked Ways of the Ancient Greek Gods told by Barbara McBride-Smith @ Frank and Katrina Basile Theater  Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States
Sponsored by the Bill and Gini Percifield Fund Tickets: $20 in advance, $25 at the door, $15 for high school and college students with valid ID Purchase at StorytellingArts.org or call 317-232-1882 Award-winning storyteller Barbara[...]
May
3
Thu
1:00 pm Recalling, Developing and Tellin...
Recalling, Developing and Tellin...
May 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Recalling, Developing and Telling your Family Stories @ Hamilton East Public Library | Noblesville | Indiana | United States
Everybody has a story to tell! Come listen, learn, and share your family stories. It’s a chance to recall a moment from your life, develop it into a story and learn how to tell it.[...]