Carol Otis Hurst's Storytelling

___________________

A day in a school usually consists of working with the children in grade level groups or classroom groups throughout the school day. This enables Carol Hurst to choose stories appropriate for the ages of the listeners. Her stories are told simply and without props, letting the stories themselves take precedence over the teller and listeners and allowing the children to use seldom-exercised visualization skills. One of her main reasons for storytelling is to promote reading by all ages. Since most of her stories are from children's books, the point is easily made that, if she can find good stories in their books, so can they.

After or before school, Carol can meet with teachers. A teacher workshop gives her a chance to show ways in which the storytelling can be extended and to demonstrate ways in which children's books can be used to strengthen many subject areas in the classroom.

Fees and Contact Information

Search Our Site



Subscribe to our Free Email Newsletter.
Sign Up!


Advertisements:


In Times Past
an eBook
by Carol Hurst and Rebecca Otis

Integrating US History with Literature in Grades 3-8.

In Times Past Cover

Enliven your US History curriculum!

Teach US History using great kids books.

More Info



By Carol Otis Hurst!!

cover art
Rocks in His Head.

Pick up your copy of Carol's Award Winning Picture Book!

More Information.


You can help fund this site at no cost to you! If you shop at Amazon.com bookstore use This Page each time you enter Amazon.com. More information.