Brave Tales Ltd

Training and Consultancy

Bespoke packages and off-the-peg solutions for your school or organisation – all grounded in our educational approach and backed up by action research findings.

In-service training courses – Developing literacy through storytelling

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Proven techniques for motivating pupils and achieving significant advances in fiction writing outcomes.

How to use aural storytelling, pictorial representations and kinaesthetic activities.

How to have fun (pupils and teachers!) whilst delivering the Literacy goods.



Developing literacy through storytelling resources

Bravetales CDROM

Brave Tales CD-ROM

“This CD-ROM is a brilliant teaching resource!” Pie Corbett. Adviser, National Literacy Strategy ‘Junior Education’ May 2002.


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Due to be published soon.


Resources and projects

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Developing literacy through storytelling research document

The original piece of Action research with the Camborne, Pool and Redruth Action Zone – demonstrates high impact on written outcomes through storytelling (and related activities).


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International storytelling project

Proposal for the recent (on-going) project utilising storytelling via video conferencing to develop Literacy, integrate ICT and transcend (perceived) cultural barriers.


Jill telling a story from Fowey to pupils in Camborne via the net

Images from the first phase of the video-conference storytelling project in partnership with the 'Learning Space', Camborne, Pool and Redruth Action Zone


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K2/3 cross phase storytelling project

Description of highly succesful cross-phase transition project at Mullion and Helston secondary schools plus feeders. A possible template for further similar initiatives?.