StoryVillageUSA is a membership website featuring the work of Storyteller Tim Lowry.
As a teaching artist, Tim is passionate about telling stories of the American people. His repertoire includes true stories from American history, a variety of American folk tales, and a number of personal narratives about life in the Southern United States. Tim has worked with students of all ages, kindergarten through college, in educational settings across the USA. He has also served as teller-in-residence at the International Storytelling Center and featured teller at the National Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough, TN.
StoryVillageUSA offers more than sixty educational activities from American History.
- Video Adventures (ranging from colonial times to the twenty-first century)
- Audio Folk Tales (animal stories, tall tales, ghost stories, and more)
- Articles of Interest (attention-grabbers like President Lincoln's death dream)
- History Journal Writing Prompts (fun suggestions for creating your own stories)
- Annotated Bibliographies (primary sources, websites, books)
- Education Standards for South Carolina Social Studies and Common Core English Language Arts
As a bonus, members of StoryVillageUSA also gain access to a download library that includes many of Storyteller Tim Lowry's award-winning audio recordings-- over forty animal stories, fairytales, world folk tales, tall tales, and ghost stories.
For more information about Storyteller Tim Lowry, please visit his professional performer's website at www.StorytellerTimLowry.com .