Storytelling through pictures
Blog Entry: 4th May 2022
The children in Willow room have been creating a picture story together. The children have enjoyed putting their ideas onto paper as pictures from their imaginations.
To invent stories, we have to activate our imagination, consider logical solutions for every situation, maintain consistency and formulate potential problems and solutions. Learning to follow the thread of a story and continue it keeps our mind and memory active. The exercise of storytelling is also a way to enhance our verbal communication skills. And not just in terms of how to convey a message in words, but also in how we incorporate this process into our body language.
This is great exercise for the brain.
And, as Albert Einstein has said...
"Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world, stimulating progress, giving birth to evolution. It is, strictly speaking, a real factor in scientific research."
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