Children's Stories That Teach Lessons?

Answer For centuries, children's stories have been a way to stimulate a child's imagination with colorful pictures, rhyming words and adventurous plots. Yet many of these stories also teach valuable lesso... Read More »

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How to Use Social Stories to Teach?

Social stories are a good way to help students understand history and how it affects current issues today. You can also use social stories to teach students moral lessons. For example, if you tell ... Read More »

How to Teach the Short Stories of Edwidge Danticat?

Haitian-born author Edwidge Danticat moved to the United States at 12 years old. Her novels and short story collections have received recognition from Oprah Winfrey's book club as well as an Americ... Read More »

How to Teach Story Elements Using Short Stories?

Learning the basic elements of story structure is an essential part of language arts education. Being able to break down the elements of a story helps students to build reading comprehension skills... Read More »

How to Teach Students to Write Short Stories?

The short story is an interesting art form. The best examples of the genre, for instance stories by Chekhov or Edgar Allen Poe, are memorable and tell a lot in relatively few words. Students may en... Read More »