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