Curriculum Resource Center

Storytelling Resource Guide

Storytelling Resource Guide

The CRC collection contains social studies resources useful for (pre-service and in-service) lesson planning such as links to content standards, textbooks, activity books, award-winning literature for children and young adults, reference sources and multimedia materials.


Searching for Storytelling Resources

When using the keyword search feature in the University Libraries catalog limit by location - Curriculum Resource Center- to narrow your results to preschool through grade 12 materials. Additional limit features (i.e. availability, format, copyright date) can be applied at the same time as well.


  • Literature for Children and Young Adults
  • award-winning fiction and non-fiction titles
  • new titles available in The Children's Book Center

Reference Sources

  • author/illustrator biographical/ critical information
  • bibliographies for locating specific titles/ activities

Multimedia Materials

  • videocassettes, DVDs, kits, big books, computer software, flash cards, CD-Roms, games, etc.
  • picture files, pamphlet files
  • puppets

Storytelling- Sample Materials- PreK-12