TMS in Practice
At Tell me Stories we define storytelling as one person telling a story to one person or more people. The Tell Me Stories method offers an effective and well-tried-out approach to teaching children storytelling. The method is based on a social constructivist understanding of learning, and a strong focus on learning by doing.
The method is unique in that it teaches rhetoric, dramaturgy and narratology, while it also helps build vocabulary, strengthens the ability to access vocabulary quickly and using it accurately. Tell Me Stories’ last but not least, the method sparks creativity to tell interesting and engaging stories.
In TMS storytelling, the teachers support students learning by facilitating the process, step by step: