Stories are a wonderful way of helping students learn and acquire language. This book is for teachers who want to use stories in class but need a place to start. Stories is packed full of fun activities using different genres: soap opera, urban myth and newspaper reporting as well as advice on using stories 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.