Integrate Storytelling


To integrate narrative texts and storytelling into content that is less approachable for some students (e.g., science and math).


Students will benefit from storytelling and the non-western roots of information delivery that students may be more used to in their lives outside of school.

Action Steps

  • Teach the traditional content;
  • Then, integrate biographical or historical readings that provide context and demonstrate the significance of the topic.


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