Station 4: (Write Around)-Quotes
A. Storytelling is common to every culture. Most people enjoy listening to stories. Storytellers have catered to the need for a good story since the beginning of civilization. -unknown
B. Most people have their own favorite story from childhood and often, these tales are both fascinating and frightening. These stories include legends, myths, and folktales. -unknown
C. I’ve loved fairytales, folklore and mythology since I was a small child, and I think it was inevitable that they would influence my style and my development of stories. –Juliet Marillier
D. In more recent years, I’ve become more and more fascinated with the indigenous folklore, and also Hispanic folklore now that I live in the Southwest. –Terri Windling
- Each person selects a different colored sticky note pad. Without talking, study the quotes on the poster and answer one of the questions for each quote. Read other group members’ comments and respond to them without talking.
- Who was the intended audience for this quote?
- What message is this item sending?
- Using what you’ve learned about this time period, why do you think this item was created?