Do you want to know more about storytelling? Here we have gathered some useful links.

In english.

General information, projects and organisations:

http://www.worldstories.org.uk/

http://www.sfs.org.uk/national-storytelling-week/resources

http://www.sheherazade.eu

http://www.storiesforlearning.eu

http://www.fest-network.eu

 

Guidelines:

Silent books: A handbook on wordless picture books packed with narrative power by Rose-Marie Lindfors: https://www.dropbox.com/s/bxlxurymus7is6j/Silent%20Books%20ENG.pdf?dl=0

Resources for Storytelling. This guide, produced by Dr Jenny Moon, is a set of resources for students and teachers. There are two elements in oral storytelling – the story and the performance (telling): https://www.heacademy.ac.uk/system/files/storytelling_0.pdf

The Stranger: final booklet of an LLP project about stories of strangers and being strange, including methodology discussion and guidelines: https://issuu.com/valbonetti/docs/booklet

Story arts: Storytelling activities and lesson ideas. Educational website designed for teachers, librariand and students. It explores the use of storytelling in the classroom: http://www.storyarts.org/lessonplans/lessonideas/index.html#radio

9 creative storytelling methods: http://mashable.com/2014/07/01/rewriting-storytelling/#CzNgFj27gPq5

8 classic storytelling techniques for engaging presentations: http://www.sparkol.com/engage/8-classic-storytelling-techniques-for-engaging-presentations/

Tim Sheppard’s storytelling resources for storytellers: http://www.timsheppard.co.uk/story/

Effective Storytelling – a basic manual: http://www.eldrbarry.net/roos/eest.htm

Unesco: Teaching and learning for a sustainable future. Module 21: Storytelling. http://www.unesco.org/education/tlsf/mods/theme_d/mod21.html

Stories:

Large number of stories, and resources: http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/

Folklore and Mythology. Electronic Texts: http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/folktexts.html

Retellings of American folktales, tall tales, myths and legends, Native American myths, weather folklore, ghost stories, and more: http://www.americanfolklore.net/

Tales of the Punjab, told by the people. By Flora Anna Steel: http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/steel/punjab/punjab.html

Stories told by Richard Martin: http://tellatale.eu/video.html

Aaron Shepard’s World of Stories. Folktales, Fairy Tales, Tall Tales,Myths, Legends, and More: http://www.aaronshep.com/stories/index.html#folk