Oral Storytelling

  • upload your learning journal #5 to core competency reflection, AND send to me.
  • No Red Ink: finish adj/adv, quiz on Thursday.  Silent read if done nouns also.
  • Oral storytelling: please review and save ppt
  • I am going to tell you a story, then see if you can retell it back to me.
  • Legend Story Map open and save this under ‘EFP 10’ folder ‘oral’
  • You will be given a story to read, then retell with a partner ( 5 minutes to read and prepare from memory)
  • What was difficult about this activity?
  • What were some strategies you used to help you remember better?
  • How many times would you have to hear this story before you could repeat it word for word?
  • If a story was passed down accurately through generations, what steps would have been taken to preserve the accuracy of the story?
  • How was this experience different from reading a story?
  • Why have we lost the skill of memorizing stories word for word in our society/  What might be the benefits of re-developing this skill?