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Learning How to Think, Reading Fiction @ Pacific Standard

Learning How to Think, Reading Fiction @ Pacific Standard | Short Stories | Scoop.it
A trio of University of Toronto scholars, led by psychologist Maja Djikic, report that people who have just read a short story have less need for what psychologists call “cognitive closure.” Compared with peers who have just read an essay, they...

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Toontastic for Story Telling

Toontastic for Story Telling | Short Stories | Scoop.it

Toontastic is a fantastic app you can use in your classroom. Don't be fooled by the cartoon graphics, this app can be used with all ages. Students create their own short stories or retell a story ...


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Learning Resources

Learning Resources | Short Stories | Scoop.it

Though the intended audience is adults, instructors and learners (of all ages) are encouraged to use this material to promote better literacy. Each module includes the full text of each story and interactive activities to test comprehension. The learner can choose to read the text, listen to the text, and view a short video clip of the story. 


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