30 Storytelling Tips For Educators: How To Capture Your Student's Attention | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it

Storytelling allows us to make connections. We often turn to stories as a tool to teach (and reach) our students. "Stories bring information, knowledge, and truth to life."  This post provides 30 great tips to help you engage your students with stories. A few of them are listed below. Within the post each tip comes with additional information.

* You must have a hook in your opening

* Use vivid language that kids can understand

* Tell the truth, even when it's difficult

* Appeal to their senses

* Draw real world connections

Via Beth Dichter