The StoryValues Blog

  • Stories for The Place to Grow, February 20, 2024

     
  • Family Literacy Day is a wonderful time to listen to stories, tell stories and read stories together as a family. Here are some great stories to share with your family. Happy storytelling!

    Family Literacy Day is a wonderful time to listen to stories, tell stories and read stories together as a family. Here are some great stories to share with your family. Happy storytelling!
  • Stories About Empathy

    Great well-told stories grab our attention, are unforgettable and can teach important values and life lessons. This interactive program features s...
  • Storytelling for Families

      Telling stories is a great way to create family fun while strengthening literacy skills. Listen to the audio recordings of some of the stories yo...
  • The SDVoyager online magazine's conversation with Cheryl Thornton and StoryValues

    Featured in the SDVoyage's April 2023 online magazine is an online article about StoryValues. Click link to read. http://sdvoyager.com/interview/c...
  • Celebrating Asian Heritage Month in May

      This interactive drama and story program celebrates Asian Heritage Month during the month of May and provides students with the opportunity ...
  • Tapestry of Traditions: 2023 Holiday Assembly Exploring Celebrations Worldwide

    Tapestry of Traditions: 2023 Holiday Assembly features seven holidays celebrated in Canada and around the world. Here is some information about eac...
  • Michele's Talk about Communication

    Today after our storytelling session, Michel Blumberg, our educational and parenting advisor, gave a brief but articulate talk about communication....
  • How a Tiny Toad Can Help Save the World

    In my daycare storytelling zoom class today, I told an old Vietnamese folktale about an environmentally conscientious toad who traveled to heaven d...
  • Looking Back

    Before the pandemic, I used to perform interactive storytelling programs in elementary schools. Three weeks after the first lockdown last March, I ...
  • Art Everyday

    Twenty years ago, when I ran a creative nursery school in New York City, the 3 and 4 year olds in my charge and I created art every day. Every day ...
  • The Art of Wonder

    Each month, Michele Blumberg talks to the parents of the StoryValues Story Club, addressing current issues and concerns. Last week, March 13, Miche...