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Storytelling for a Greener World Environment Community and Story Based Learning Storytelling for a Greener World is a treasury of forty three stories creative activities techniques tips and descriptions of inspiring practice to both empower newcomers and seasoned storytellers

  • Title: Storytelling for a Greener World: Environment, Community and Story-Based Learning
  • Author: Alida Gersie Anthony Nanson Edward Schieffelin
  • ISBN: 9781907359354
  • Page: 104
  • Format: Paperback
  • Storytelling for a Greener World: Environment, Community and Story-Based Learning By Alida Gersie Anthony Nanson Edward Schieffelin, Storytelling for a Greener World is a treasury of forty three stories, creative activities, techniques, tips, and descriptions of inspiring practice to both empower newcomers and seasoned storytellers The book provides a handy, unique, and authoritative resource for developing innovative story work and will be a key sourcebook of lasting usefulness.This handbook offers tiStorytelling for a Greener World is a treasury of forty three stories, creative activities, techniques, tips, and descriptions of inspiring practice to both empower newcomers and seasoned storytellers The book provides a handy, unique, and authoritative resource for developing innovative story work and will be a key sourcebook of lasting usefulness.This handbook offers time tested stories, creative activities, and methods that environmental educators and storytellers can use to encourage sound environmental behavior Whether it is a brief mention of seeing a skein of geese flying in an evening sky or children from a rough area being inspired by kittiwakes, both adults and children can engage profoundly with nature through the imaginative power of story, with lasting personal and environmental changes.Storytelling for a Greener World explores the links between storytelling and emotional literacy place and environmental justice connecting with alienated youngsters and encouraging children and adult curiosity about nature building community and sustainability indigenous peoples and local legends human animal communication and how to co create a sustainable future together.Contents Foreword by Jonathon PorrittIntroduction21 Chapters in 5 Parts 1 Core Ideas and Techniques2 Becoming Familiar with Stories3 In and Around the City4 In the Great Outdoors5 Engaging the Wider CommunityBibliographyRecommended ResourcesIndex If we are to be able to move to a sustainable, resilient future, we first have to be able to imagine it We need to be able to tell its stories, weave its magic, bring it alive so we can see, smell, hear, taste, and touch it Storytelling for a Greener World does just that, showing the powerful role storytelling can play, and the rich insights the storytellers bring with them It is rich, powerful and of immense importance Rob Hopkins, co founder, Transition Network This book promises to give teachers and others a rare opportunity to meet many of their educational mandates in one resource Raney Bench, Curator of Education, Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor, Maine If we are to be able to move to a sustainable, resilient future, we first have to be able to imagine it We need to be able to tell its stories, weave its magic, bring it alive so we can see, smell, hear, taste and touch it Storytelling for a Greener World does just that, showing the powerful role storytelling can play, and the rich insights the storytellers bring with them It is rich, powerful and of immense importance Rob Hopkins, co founder of Transition Network

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    1. Creativity, inspiration, land, tribe, heritage, sustainability this is what Druidry is all about, for many of us Storytelling for a Greener World is not an overtly Druid book although the odds are you ll know some of the contributors if you ve been doing this a while However, because it brings together those vitally important threads and explores the weaving together of them, it is a book many Druids, especially those with bardic leanings, will find relevant It s all about the connections and re [...]

    2. This collection of 21 essays chapters bring together some great thinking and explorations of using storytelling in a myriad of ways for a greener world Each chapter has a different author s bringing their perspective on environment, community, and learning through stories I really appreciated the nuanced picture that arose from reading all these people s experiences There are so many similarities, but also so many different ways of approaching this topic As it is such a big one, that is reassuri [...]

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