Dramatherapists use a lot of stories in our work.
Stories to Read
Shingbiss and The Winter Wind – A beautiful story that links with current times, click here
A free download of short stories with legend and folklore themes, click here
Some ideas for fun, creative, reading activities for primary school aged children from Lovemybooks, click here
How to Tell Stories To Children offers a growing list of Covid-19 Tales from Kids, Parents, and Global Story Tellers, click here
Stories to watch and listen
For stories that have been specially recorded for Roundabout, click here
For free downloads of children’s audiobooks click here
Here are some videos of classic fairystories for primary age children.
The Ugly Duckling https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kPfoSZFHNs4
The Gingerbread Man https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YoQyyB5xvLk
Jack and The Beanstalk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_VCpAYajmvo
The Three Billy Goats Gruff https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QzT1sq6kCY
Hansel and Gretal (with ABC Song)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HxDsbmC4zk
Rapunzel Story (with how to draw) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ir7BEczTW1k
Beauty and The Beast (with how to draw) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZeDSvmSRC0
Bag Books is offering live stream sensory stories on their facebook page for multi-ability children, click here
And Gigglebox on Youtube has lots of fairy tale videos to help kids learn, laugh and sing, click here
You will soon be able to find more stories in our resources section currently being created by the Roundabout team.