Storytelling traditions throughout time

Inquiry Question

Why do we tell stories?


ABC Education

This resource includes oral histories, myths, legends, folk tales, fairy tales, Aussie yarns and interactive digital stories. 

There are 12 chapters in this resource. 

Ch 1 Why do we tell stories?
Ch 2-4 Oral histories: Australia
Ch 5 Oral tradition: Greece
Ch 6-8 Folk tales
Ch 9 Aussie yarns: beginnings
Ch 10 Fantasy
Ch 11 Storytelling at the cinema
Ch 12 A new age of storytelling 

Student interpret and compare how representations of people and culture in literary texts are drawn from different historical, social and cultural contexts ( ACELT1633)  

Link: ABC Education