We found 277 resources with the concept storytelling
Family Stories and the Oral TraditionLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewHow well do you know stories told in your family? Could you recite them by heart? Middle schoolers study the importance of the oral tradition by telling a partner a story, having the partner recite it back, and then interviewing a family...
Ghost Boys: Educator GuideLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The spirit of the Civil Rights Movement lives on in a more literal than figurative way in Ghost Boys. A focused lesson plan features Jewell Parker Rhodes' novel about ghosts of slain black teenagers, including the main character, Jerome,...
Storytelling: Interactive StorytellingLesson Planet
5th - 9th
Make your own way through a story. The sixth of eight installments in the Google CS First Storytelling unit tasks scholars with creating an interactive story within the Scratch coding program using if/then blocks. Readers choose their...
The Man and the LionLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
The plot diagramming activity that accompanies Aesop's "The Man and the Lion" asks readers to investigate the relationship between parts of the plot and the moral of the story. The resource comes with an audiobook recording of the fable...
Matilda - Throwing the HammerLesson Planet
3rd - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Full truth, or an exaggeration? How can you tell when a storyteller is exaggerating a story? Readers analyze a story told by Hortensia, and identify the exaggerative language she uses. Then, learners write their own narrative story using...
Tell Us a Tale: Teaching Students to Be StorytellersLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Encourage scholars to retell their favorite short story or folktale, adding personal details to make it their own. After reading their book of choice several times, story tellers retell a tale verbally to their classmates.
Wheels Go Around: Challenge Activities (Theme 7)Lesson Planet
K CCSS: Adaptable
Wheels go around is the theme of this series of challenge activities. Extend learning of making predictions and the reading comprehension skill, cause and effect, through grand conversations, poster designing, and writing books.
Anansi and the Pot of BeansLesson Planet
2nd - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Anansi is a tricky character, but can he realize he's wrong and write an apology letter? Learners use Anansi and the Pot of Beans to practice writing, art, and figurative language. A series of activities are engaging for both advanced...
Myths, Folktales, & Fairy Tales for Grades 7-9Lesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a must-have resource for studying fairy tales, myths, and folktales with your class! It includes instructional ideas, activities, and materials to support a month-long review of these three unique genres of writing.