Discover the art of storytelling
I can hardly imagine that reading can be boring to some children, while having thousands
of beautifully illustrated and fun written children books out there! However, there are
some little boys and little girls who are not crazy-in-love with books (that’s ok, too!), so this
post might give you an idea (if you’re looking for one) how to encourage your little ones
to fall in love with books and reading – through storytelling with story boxes.
Story box Circus by Janod helps inspire creative, imaginative play in your little one.
I love children books, I’ve always have and I always will. I enjoy very much reading to my 4 yrs
old son who is already a big fan of picture books. Reading to our little ones is a lifetime investment
in our children and what can be more fun than acting out the story while sharing it with your kids?
Storytelling with story boxes is definitely more fun, both for the little children and for the storyteller.
Story boxes make storytelling more interactive and hands-on, they helps children develop early
language skills, re-storytelling and imagination.
and folk tales like Hansel&Gretel, The girl who loved danger, Rapunzel and Little one inch
and bring them to life. Usually each story box includes hand-painted resin characters and
other unique props as well as booklets designed by award-winning teacher, author and
illustrator Steve Light.
Story box Firefighters by Janod contains 15 wooden pieces that will help you creating
your own fire rescue team in no time. The Firefighters box is designed to be used during
play as well.
Vintage inspired Story boxes by the French designer Tiphaine Mangan via
Craft project – story box
Your children can also make their own story boxes with your little help. That would be a
really cool craft project for a weekend, what do you think of it? You can get inspired here,
Enjoy playtime with your children and let your imagination take them away!
..Janod ..Steve Light ..you can shop for Steve Light’s Story boxes here ..you can shop for Tiphaine Mangan story boxes here ..French Bazaar