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DRAW AND TELL STORIES

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Draw and tell stories

DRAW AND TELL STORIES ARE GREAT FUN FOR KIDS. WE PROVIDE ORIGINAL
DRAW AND TELL STORIES IN SEVERAL VOLUMES OF PAPERBACK BOOKS
BY BARBARA FREEDMAN-DE VITO.

Draw and tell stories are special resources for children's librarians, teachers, child care professionals, homeschoolers,
parents, babysitters and kids themselves. They make use of an age-old storytelling technique where the storyteller
draws objects mentioned in a story while telling the story. By the time the draw and tell story has finished an entirely
new image has emerged on the paper, one which uses the various drawn bits in new ways and which results in a very
simple drawing of something which represents the topic of the draw and tell story. Draw and tells can be whimsical,
plus educational, and can stimulate children's imaginations and help them develop critical thinking skills. Draw and
tell stories are also easy to use and require no fancy materials. Draw and tell stories provide fun and entertainment
to young children during storytelling programs. Draw and tell stories can also stimulate children's interest in new
topics at school. Lastly, draw and tells add an extra touch of magic to parties or bedtime. Create instant fun anytime.

EACH DRAW AND TELL STORY VOLUME HAS 12 STORIES BY BARBARA FREEDMAN -
DE VITO, PLUS A GUIDE TO USING DRAW AND TELL STORIES WITH CHILDREN.

SEE DETAILS ABOUT EACH VOLUME OF DRAW AND TELL STORIES IN OUR
DRAW ME A STORY SERIES BY CLICKING ON THE BOOK COVERS BELOW.
Draw and tell stories Draw Me a Story Volume I
DRAW AND TELL STORIES
IN THE DRAW ME A STORY 
SERIES INCLUDE FUN 
TOPICS LIKE:
AFRICAN MASKS, DADS,
FAIRIES, MONSTERS,
MUSIC, PIGS, PIRATES,
ROBOTS, SCIENCE,
WOLVES, AND MUCH MORE
and now volume V with
10 HOLIDAY DRAW AND 
TELL STORIES, PLUS
LOTS OF ACTION RHYMES
Holiday draw and tell stories
Draw and tell stories Draw Me a Story Volume II
Draw and tell stories Draw Me a Story Volume III
Draw and tell stories Draw Me a Story Volume IV
Each volume lists all its draw and
tell story topics in alphabetical
order and, from volume II on,
 includes a series story index.
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These Draw and Tell stories are available from :
•  www.amazon.comwww.amazon.co.uk  •
and through some USA and UK LIBRARY JOBBERS.
Try some draw and tell stories from Draw Me a Story today !
Draw and tell stories are fun and easy to use. Below you'll find a sample portion of our
pirate draw and tell story, plus the final completed pirate picture from the draw and tell story.
Pirate draw and tell story
Pirate draw and tell story picture
Our draw and tell stories page format makes it very easy
for both draw and tell story novices and experienced 
storytellers to successfully recreate draw and tell stories
with young audiences. First, the name of each object to be 
drawn is underlined in the text. Next to the text is a sketch 
of the object and an explanation of the role it will play in
the final drawing. To the right is a small sketch that shows
how the overall picture is developing. For each story we
also provide a full page drawing that can be lightly traced
in pencil onto a fresh sheet of paper and used as a guide
while performing each draw and tell story. While telling the
story, the storyteller simply draws over each part of the
picture at the appropriate moment, using a dark marker. 
Thus each part of the picture is perfectly drawn, perfectly
proportioned, and in the proper position on the page so
the final large picture gradually emerges as if by magic.
 
Below are sample front and back covers from the draw and tell story paperback book series by Barbara Freedman - De Vito.
Draw and tell stories book front cover for Draw Me a Story series
Draw and tell stories back cover for Draw Me a Story series
HERE'S AN EMAIL THAT WE'VE RECENTLY RECEIVED :
I just received the 4 volumes of Draw Me a Story and they are perfect. In the past, I have found books
with draw and tell stories, but they were so complicated it would take me weeks to memorize them.
Frankly, I just do not have the time. These are perfect... Thank you for saving the day with your books.  
- Jerline, a school librarian in Texas
 
Baby Bird Productions also sells colorful,
fun, fully illustrated children's stories.
Many contain simple animations, and
story themes include alphabet stories,
counting stories, adventures and lots
more. All children's stories and artwork
are by Barbara Freedman-De Vito.
Kids T-shirts, children's clothing and kids stories from Baby Bird Productions. A photo of Barbara Freedman - De Vito.
To order our draw and tell stories on
AMAZON now, just visit www.amazon.com
or www.amazon.co.uk, then search for
"DRAW ME A STORY" plus a volume number.
SEE SPECIAL T-SHIRTS AND GIFTS FOR
LIBRARIANS, TEACHERS AND OTHER JOBS

SEE TEFL TEACHER T-SHIRTS AND EDUCATIONAL T-SHIRTS
LEARN ABOUT OUR PAPERBACK CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS

SEE ANIMATED PICTURE SAMPLES FROM OUR KIDS STORIES
Thank you for
taking the time
to read about
the draw and
tell story series
available from
Baby Bird
Productions.
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