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

Sep
11
Mon
1:00 pm As I Recall Storytelling Guild: ...
As I Recall Storytelling Guild: ...
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
As I Recall Storytelling Guild: Hancock County Public Library @ Hancock County Public Library | Greenfield | Indiana | United States
Everybody has a story to tell! Come listen, learn, and share your family stories. It’s your chance to recall a moment from your life, try out a new story with an audience, or just listen[...]
Sep
12
Tue
5:30 pm Jabberwocky: Lost and Found in t...
Jabberwocky: Lost and Found in t...
Sep 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Jabberwocky: Lost and Found in the Forest @ Indy Eleven Theatre | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States
In collaboration with IndyFringe In partnership with the Indiana Forest Alliance Jabberwocky is back! This month we join forces with the Indiana Forest Alliance to tell stories about Lost and Found in the Forest. This[...]
Sep
20
Wed
2:00 pm As I Recall Storytelling Guild: ...
As I Recall Storytelling Guild: ...
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
As I Recall Storytelling Guild: Glendale Library @ Glendale Library | Indianapolis | 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, try out a new story with an audience, or just listen[...]