Tales with Tails: Storytelling the Wonders of the Natural by Kevin Strauss

By Kevin Strauss

More than 60 multicultural stories from around the globe mix with dozens of studying actions that will help you express key medical techniques, corresponding to variations, habitat, biodiversity, and interdependence, and to instill such values as conservation, cooperation, sustainability, and empathy, encouraging kids to develop into accountable stewards of the earth. Thorough storytelling directions are incorporated, as are instructions for instructing ecological strategies.

The ebook provides greater than 60 ready-to-tell tales approximately wolves, foxes, squirrels, birds, bugs, the wind, and extra; plus dozens of extension actions to exploit with the tales, or as a part of academic courses interested in crops, animals, and the surroundings. Thorough directions for the amateur storyteller are integrated, as are history on and instructions for instructing ecological strategies. you are going to even the way to create your individual tales utilizing environmental recommendations, values, proverbs, and prices. additionally, the booklet comprises an intensive bibliography of news to exploit in instructing in regards to the wildlife. no matter if utilized in environmental courses within the library or in after-school courses; to reinforce technology devices; in nature facilities, zoos, or camps; or as a storyteller's source for Arbor Day and Earth day celebrations; it is a priceless advisor for librarians, lecturers, storytellers, and different educators. actions are coded for grade degrees, with an emphasis on hassle-free and center university; yet so much are adaptable to different levels.

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