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  • By Moroni Sunnex
  •  To understand the place that Oral Storytelling has within the classroom, and how we as beginning teachers can better incorporate it within our classroom teaching. Lesson Objective
  •   What place do you believe Oral Storytelling has within the classroom?  Who here told stories on practicum to their classes? What was it’s purpose? And effect?  What are some of the possible pitfalls we need to be weary of? Discussion Questions
  •   Creative Writing  Speeches  Poetry Key Competencies Thinking Using language, symbols, and texts Managing self Relating to others Participating and contributing Curriculum Links
  •  Storytelling helps students sharpen their skills of imagination and visualization. Storytelling increases vocabulary. Storytelling helps students refine speaking skills. Storytelling helps students improve their listening skills. Storytelling helps students see literature as a reflection of human experiences. http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/content/cntareas/reading/li4lk28.htm Collins and Cooper – Value of Storytelling(1997)
  •  “Even though you was a crack fiend mama, you always was a Black queen mama.” („Dear Mama‟) Tupac expressed his love for his mother, Afeni Shakur, and the struggles she faced in raising him.
  •   Demonstrate personal trailer on “Tuesdays With Morrie”  Individually take 3min to decide on a novel/film/short story and come up with a trailer to entice students to read/view it. Nominate one member from each group to present their 30sec trailer. Note: Your not giving away the whole plot, just enough to entice them. Trailer Activity
  •   “Storytelling is what lights my fire” Hope Davis (American Actress)  “Storytelling is not what I do for a living - it is how I do all that I do while I am living” Donald Davis (American Storyteller)  “Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world today” Robert McAfee Brown (American Theologian) Storytelling Quotes
  •   Brad Stutzman. Storytelling In Christian Education. Retrieved from http://bit.ly/12Ystcc  Brainy Quote. (2013). Storytelling. Retrieved from http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/storytelling.html  Combs M., & Beach J. D. (1994). Stories and storytelling: personalizing the social studies, The Reading Teacher 47, 6. 464.  Janet Towell, 'Storytelling in the Classroom: Twenty Tips', ProQuest, March 1998 References