David Novak, A Telling Experience
Storyteller, David Novak, is A Telling Experience! A multi-faceted exploration of story in performance and education. David works extensively in aesthetic education as a performing and teaching artist. He is an NC A+ Fellow and a National Storytelling Network Circle-of-Excellence
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A Telling Experience
A storytelling residency with Teaching Artist David Novak. Students will learn to find and tell stories in their own lives and in the world around them.
Day 1: Storyteller, David Novak, presents A Telling Experience, a storytelling assembly for grades 3-5, followed by a talk-back with students.
• Introduce oral tradition • Model effective storytelling • Demonstrate different story types
6 days @ 4 classes/contact hours per day max.
Open classroom or M/P room.
Determined by number of classes.
W-3. Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
SL-4. Report on a topic or text, tell a story, or recount an experience with appropriate facts and relevant, descriptive details, speaking clearly at an understandable pace.
L-3. Use knowledge of language and its conventions when writing, speaking, reading, or listening.
a. Choose words and phrases for effect.*
b. Recognize and observe differences between the conventions of spoken and written standard English.
From the Arts Education, Theatre Arts K-8 Standards:
3-4.C.1: Use movement, voice, and writing to communicate ideas and feelings.
3-4.C.2: Use performance to communicate ideas and feelings.
3-4.A.1: Analyze literary texts and performances.
Artist will work with School to reschedule if needed. In the event of cancellation, a fee in the amount of 20% the contracted total will be charged.