How Can We Value the Storytelling Lives of Developing Authors – Part 2

Vivian Gussin Paley offers us another way to value the storytelling lives of children – by honouring the stories they create in their play.

Young children are continually creating pretend stories. What Paley promotes is the value of honouring those stories. These stories of play are literacy at it’s finest – authors building on what they know to create and develop stories and plots, adding imagination and creativity and emotion, developing roles and creating sets and props.

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