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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Nov 09, 2021

Storytelling School with The Moth: Monthly Storytelling Activity #43

by The Moth Staff

It’s Storytelling School with The Moth! We are grateful for this community of storytellers and listeners and especially thankful to all of you who have been engaging with our blog. For this month’s blog, we’re taking a look at a story about accepting everything that makes us beautiful. This month’s Storytelling School story is: “Beauty and Barcelona” by Nyla Gilstrap Watch the video. You can read the transcript of Nyla’s story he...

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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Oct 11, 2021

Storytelling School with The Moth: Monthly Storytelling Activity #42

by The Moth Staff

It’s wonderful to see you back here at Storytelling School with The Moth! The weather is turning chilly, so grab a pumpkin-scented candle and your favorite cup of tea to settle in for another wonderful story. For this month’s blog, we’re taking a look at a story about coping with grief in an unlikely and cathartic way. This week’s Storytelling School story is: “Angel’s World” by Neema Avashia Watch the video. Read the transcript of Neema’s story. ...

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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Sep 14, 2021

Storytelling School with The Moth: Monthly Storytelling Activity #41

by The Moth Staff

Storytelling School with The Moth: Monthly Storytelling Activity Lesson #41: SCENE "A Love Letter to my Daughter"- Kujegi Camara Just like real school, Storytelling School with The Moth has returned! We hope these activities will be a good way to ease yourself back into the swing of things. As you’re getting back into the swing of things, we hope these activities will be a good way to ease yourself back in. For this month’s blog, we’re taking a look at a story about overcom...

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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Aug 10, 2021

Storytelling School with The Moth: Monthly Storytelling Activity #40

by The Moth Staff

Lesson #40: CHANGE: "Model Magic"- Isobel Connelly It’s time for our 40th Storytelling School with The Moth! Can you believe we’re here already? As we start to think about returning to school, it’s important to remember there are so many ways to show our intelligence and be successful. For this month’s blog, we’re taking a look at a story about embracing your strengths. This week’s Storytelling School story is: “Model Magic” by Isobel Connelly Watch the vide...

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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Jul 13, 2021

Storytelling School with The Moth: Monthly Storytelling Activity #39

by The Moth Staff

Lesson #39: NERVES "Purple Hair"- Diamante Ortiz Happy summer from Storytelling School with The Moth! School is out, but don’t forget to keep those listening and discussion skills sharp with today’s story. For this month’s blog, we’re taking a look at a story about making a change to look and feel more like yourself. This month’s Storytelling School story is: “Purple Hair” by Diamante Ortiz Watch the video. You can read the transcript of Diamante’s...

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