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

Oct
21
Sat
10:30 am 28th Annual Northwest Indiana St...
28th Annual Northwest Indiana St...
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 8:00 pm
28th Annual Northwest Indiana Storytelling Festival @ Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center | Chesterton | Indiana | United States
The 28th Annual Northwest Indiana Storytelling Festival will take place from 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center. The evening Ghost Stories for ages 7 and under are from[...]
Oct
27
Fri
8:30 am The Story of Your Business and t...
The Story of Your Business and t...
Oct 27 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Story of Your Business and the Business of Your Story @ Barnes & Thornburg | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States
In partnership with Source River West In collaboration with Barnes & Thornburg and Accent on Business October 27, 2017 and November 3, 2017 During this two part series (October 27 and November 3), our presenters[...]
Nov
3
Fri
8:30 am The Story of Your Business and t...
The Story of Your Business and t...
Nov 3 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Story of Your Business and the Business of Your Story @ Barnes & Thornburg | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States
In partnership with Source River West In collaboration with Barnes & Thornburg and Accent on Business October 27, 2017 and November 3, 2017 During this two part series (October 27 and November 3), our presenters[...]