We know what a good story is when we hear one, and we understand why stories are important in creating meaning. But how do we inspire our learners to tell their own stories? Is storytelling accessible to everyone? This resource explores how to nurture storytellers and stories. To do so, we will use a tree – the source of all things growing – as a metaphor. [This resource complements Next Year in Jerusalem – A Collection of Stories].
What is a tree made of? What are the components of a tree?
What are stories made of?
How might a tree, and all it is made of, inspire us to grow our own stories?