Storytelling can enrich children’s lives. Storytelling goes together with reading and creative writing. Not all children are natural born storytellers, but there are many ways to encourage your child. Some researchers believe that the more imaginative a child’s storytelling is, the greater their chance of making good choices. Providing the right resources to encourage young writers and storytellers will make a world of difference.
Encouraging Young Writers & Storytellers
Start young! The best way to encourage at a young age is to be a storyteller yourself! The stories help children to focus their attention. Each day tell a story, but before you tell the story, give them the name of the title and have them predict what the story is about. This is to get their creativity following. Children love a lively storyteller, so use expressions and body movement to help tell the story! After you finish the story, ask the children what the story was about. Was there prediction correct? [Read more…]This post may contain affiliate links, please review my disclosure policy .