9 +. This is part of a wonderful publishing success story where children can discover the world of storytelling at their fingertips. StoryWorld is an ingenious idea and a toolkit for the imagination designed to inspire storytellers of all ages. In this pack you’ll find over 25 cards depicting images to guide and assist around the theme of a haunted house – lots of characters, places and objects, plus there’s a little book that will provide you with even more inspiration if you’re struggling with your story. All the storyteller has to do is join up one of the many starting points provided by the cards in the pack with one of the ending points by using signposts and suggestions for new strands to shape the narrative. Rest assured the StoryWorld packs are a brilliant way of firing a child’s imagination.
Do you dare to discover the terrible tales told in the Haunted House? With this top-up pack from StoryWorld, you can pick a handful of cards that suggest characters, places and objects, then use them as the inspiration to invent your own chilling story.
Will you stumble into the Swamp, steal the Bloody Axe or come face to face with the Vampire in the Haunted Mansion? Also includes a storytelling book, packed with tips for starting your stories, games to play with the cards and ideas about ways that you can tell your tale.
|Publication date:||1st September 2010|
|Author:||John Matthews, Caitlin Matthews|
|Format:||Mixed media product|
|Suitable for:||7+ readers, 9+ readers|
|Genres:||Horror / Ghost Stories|
John Matthews is a master storyteller and draws from his wide experience of folk tales to find stories that will be new to many young readers. He is the author of numerous highly- acclaimed books on Arthurian legends and Celtic mythology, and has co-written a number of books with his wife CaitlÎ¯n. John currently lives in Oxford with his wife and son. Caitlín Matthews is a writer, singer and storyteller who makes her home in Oxford. Since childhood, she has had an abiding love of myths and legends and has written over twenty-five titles on Celtic ...More About John Matthews, Caitlin Matthews