Telling stories during a lesson is a great way to practice fluency, of course, but storytelling has plenty of other roles: icebreaker, warmer, illustrating a grammar topic, changing the mood/turning point, and so on.
Click here: Interactive Storytelling to find notes and tips from the IATEFL-Hungary workshop about storytelling. You will find lots of ideas, links, and a few enjoyable stories to help get started.
|A Man Tells Alexander the Great a Story of a Country in which there is No Death|
17th Century A.D.
|Illustration of the legend of Gelert|