The site is an experimental project developed in 1998 by the Maricopa Center for Learning & Instruction (MCLI) and the South Mountain Community College Storytelling Institute.There is an excellent reference tool that summarises and explains Joseph Campbell's stages in the Hero's Journey structure from mythology, and gives examples of each from various sources.Dramatas An interesting resource from youth drama classes, but marred by the website being totally broken.This link takes you to a directory of pages to explore.Fairy Tale Resource Page for Teachers and Librarians A resource guide for professionals involved in teaching or introducing the world of Fairy Tales to children grades K-6.This is an archive of an old but interesting site - however, the links may not all work now.Creative Campfires and Storytelling Lots of resources and advice for scout camp organisers, which could help any outdoor storyteller.Includes tips on storytelling, collections of tales and songs to use, planning tips and much more.
This regularly expanding list is updated to 31/10/2003.Eldrbarry's Story Telling Page A major resource, by Barry Mc Williams.Pages on favorite stories and their background, a Raven resource, profiles of favorite story authors and illustrators, helps on finding, selecting and learning stories; a manual of effective storytelling, links to other sites with help on techniques, online story resources; and tips on Bible stories. Encyclopedia Mythica: Mythology, Folklore, and Legends An essential resource.Use your browser's Edit - Find facility to search for any keyword that you might want in the title of a story, as a primitive story search.
This page is just one at Rick Walton's Online Library, which provides loads of resources for children's books (many by Rick), and includes a very long list of curriculum activities to tie in with certain themes and stories. Hero's Journey - interactive story site An environment to explore the classic mythical story structure and to create your own stories.A Storytelling Miscellany Activities Articles - Articles: story in education - Articles: story in healing and health Background Resources - The Fool Books, Magazines and Recordings - Magazines and Newsletters Children's Literature Cultural Traditions of Storytelling Digital Storytelling Favourite Storytelling Websites History of Stories and Storytelling - Classic Stories - Studies and Projects Homepages - Festivals and Events - Organizations - Storytellers How to Tell Stories Links pages Special Interests - Applying Storytelling - Organizational Storytelling - Storytelling and Education - Storytelling and Healing - Narrative Therapy Story Art and Illustration Storytelling FAQ material Tools and References Training - College Courses - Improvisation Aaron Shepard's Storytelling Page Aaron, a much-published children's author of folktale adaptations offers Tales & Tips on How to Tell a Story, including Gifts of Story - some great traditional tales; An online guide to storytelling; Articles on storytelling; Recommended reading in storytelling, folklore, and mythology - a good selection.