Story Proof

Author: Kendall Haven
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313095876
Size: 35.80 MB
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Like Stephen Krashen's important work in The Power of Reading, Story Proof collects and analyzes research that validates the importance of story, story reading, and storytelling to the brain development and education of children and adults.

Story Proof

Author: Kendall F. Haven
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591585466
Size: 67.95 MB
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Argues that storytelling and story reading are an important component of brain development and the education of children and adults.

Crash Course In Storytelling

Author: Kendall F. Haven
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781591583998
Size: 20.58 MB
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A guide for librarians discusses a variety of techniques to engage young listeners and make stories interesting and exciting, including such topics as how to encourage audience participation and how to choose a story.

Story Smart

Author: Kendall Haven
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781610698115
Size: 71.89 MB
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This one-of-a-kind book explores the neuroscience behind persuasion and influence to reveal the role that storytelling plays in inspiring, enlightening, and educating an audience.

Elder Tales

Author: Dan Keding
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313096066
Size: 17.16 MB
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Arranged by story type, these are tales that can be used in the classroom and library. They will prove a springboard for cultural comparisons and discussion of how wisdom is shared between generations and how elders contribute to and are perceived by societies around the globe.

Our Secret Territory

Author: Laura Simms
Publisher: Sentient Publications
ISBN: 1591811724
Size: 41.15 MB
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Laura Simms is an acclaimed storyteller whom The New York Times has called a major force in the revival of storytelling in America. Laura's way of telling a story allows the mind of the listener to rest in a realm of imagination beyond thought, and stimulates its faculties of kindness and relationship. In this book she examines the spiritual and social aspects of storytelling, and its process of engagement.

Marvels Of Math

Author: Kendall F. Haven
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563085857
Size: 48.47 MB
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Sixteen stories introduce various mathematical concepts and historic advances made in the field of mathematics such as the first female professor of mathematics, and the story of al-Khwarizmi's invention of the number zero

Super Simple Storytelling

Author: Kendall F. Haven
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563086816
Size: 46.23 MB
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Aside from guides to more than 40 powerful storytelling exercises, you'll find the Golden List of what an audience really needs from storytelling, a proven, step-by-step system for successfully learning and remembering a story, and the Great-Amazing-Never-Fail Safety Net to prevent storytelling disasters. More than 15,000 educators from across the country have successfully used this system.

The Power Of Personal Storytelling

Author: Jack Maguire
Publisher: J P Tarcher
ISBN: 9780874779301
Size: 78.62 MB
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Argues that storytelling enables individuals to communicate in a clearer and more interesting way, and shows how to use one's experiences to improve interpersonal connections and self-confidence