100+ Ideas for Developing Story & Narrative Skills
Improve literacy and communication skills & build confidence in narrative ability.
‘StoryBuilding’ will help young people understand the building blocks of a story and gain the confidence to create their own stories using the more than 100 themed story starters provided.
These are grouped developmentally and are accessible to young people of all ages and abilities. Each chapter contains themes and ideas for group discussions and homework suggestions. These will help youngsters to move from basic stories to more complex narratives. Story Starter worksheets provide templates for written story work.
Contents: Starting with ‘Where?’; Starting with ‘What Happened?’; Starting with ‘Who?’; Developing Characters; Developing the Atmosphere; Developing the Props; Developing Places & Spaces; Starting with ‘When?’; Developing the Plot; Endings.
2011 120pp A5 paperback