Enter the terms you wish to search for. Display a printer-friendly version of this page. We often give stories to our students to read, but how often do we tell benefits of reading pdf a story? Children have an innate love of stories.
Stories create magic and a sense of wonder at the world. Stories teach us about life, about ourselves and about others. Storytelling is a unique way for students to develop an understanding, respect and appreciation for other cultures, and can promote a positive attitude to people from different lands, races and religions. There are a number of ways in which storytelling can enhance intercultural understanding and communication. Stories reveal universal truths about the world.