Stories are a wonderful way of helping students to learn and acquire language. This book is packed full of fun activities using different narrative genres such as soap opera, urban myth and newspaper reporting, as well as advice on how to use stories in the classroom. The material is particularly suitable for teachers of adults and young adults. The book will help teachers to teach students the conventions of different narrative genres, enable students to work with stories to achieve language-learning objectives, and build a sense of community in the classroom.
Provides activities suitable for use with both young adults and adults Focuses on the conventions of narrative type, provides story-based tasks and binds classes together through shared experiences. Contains a useful story bank and ideas for further resources for teachers to draw from.