Alice is passionate about the use of stories as a creative and fun way of teaching young people about the world, giving them the opportunity to express their thoughts, feelings, ideas and experiences through oral storytelling, drama, song, reading, writing, and drawing.
Oral storytelling in particular inspires children to engage with literacy, and view it from a refreshingly new perspective.
Alice can tailor a storytelling session to suit any curriculum topic which teachers wish to focus on.
Popular themes for primary schools include:
Caring for the planet
Alice also specialises in storytelling workshops for English language learners. To find out more view her page on EFL Storytelling.
NB. Alice is based in Edinburgh, Scotland. She is very happy to make long journeys for storytelling sessions. Travel expenses will be added to the fee for work outside Edinburgh.
Alice holds current PVG, and DBS certificates. She is also listed with The Scottish Directory of Storytellers .
If you’re interested in a storytelling workshop, please get in touch with Alice via the contact page or email firstname.lastname@example.org.