A totemic story. Immerse yourself with the young Wacahn in his "Moctezuma ritual", an adventure full of dangers where his wisdom, courage, agility and strength will be challenged. Only at the end will his totem be revealed to him. Very suitable for promoting consistency and fidelity with a purpose.
Welcome to a systemic look at Family Constellations through Kamishibai. Discover the secret of why Andrew doesn't speak, and why his father doesn't either. Where are their words hidden? Very appropriate for fostering the importance of expressing emotions. Addresses the right to belong.
Traditional Tehuelche story (native people of Chile). Experience the adventure of Korkoronke as he tries to hunt down his dreamed Great Rhea and the value that his failure leaves in his community: the appearance in the sky of the famous constellation, thanks to which they were never lost again at night. Highly appropriate for encouraging...
Traditional story from Australia. Our indigenous "dreamtime story" is set in the island of Tasmania where they lived and still live the eastern gray kangaroos that, oddly enough, at that time still had no marsupial pouch. Discover how Mother Kangaroo got her pouch for her little and restless Kayla. Highly appropriate for encouraging the value...
Traditional Andean story. Andean legend of the Aymara people in which we discover the true value of nature. A legend showing the deep love and respect of indigenous peoples for Mother Earth. Highly appropriate for stimulating love for nature and respect for the common good.
An antartic story. At the very limits of the planet, the inhabitants of the South Pole live a peaceful life, barely broken up from time to time by some conflict or other. On this occasion a whale and a penguin fight for a fish which has washed up on the beach. Very appropriate for encouraging the value of sharing.
Education in values: Peace. Haruto is a Japanese pilot who enjoys flying through the skies until he has to pilot a warplane. When that horror is over, he decides to travel over the world telling kamishibai stories and giving away optimism, happiness and above all, peace. Very appropriate to know the history of Kamishibai and encouraging...
Traditional story from Mexico. When the Great Spirit of the jungle gathers all the birds together to decide which one will be king, the turkey realices that he needs the most beautiful plumage to win. He doesn't hesitate to ask the bird Puhuy to help him... Well suited to foster the value of gratitude.
Traditional story from Sahara. The hedgehog lives happily in the desert, looking after his little plot of land. One day the jackal turns up and forces him to work for him, but the hedgehog is very clever and knows how to trick the abusive jackal. Highly suitable for conflict-resolution work without the use of violence.
Traditional story from Vietnam The main character of this story finds a little cat in the woods and takes it home. The child doesn't know how to name it and decides to visit the wise man in the village to help him choosing a name. Very appropriate to become aware that we all have the same importance.
Traditional story from Chad. A young boy walking in the savannah steps on a sharp stone and cries out in pain. The elephant hears the boy's cry and runs to help him but in his hurry, accidentally steps on a frog, who jumps sky high... An entertaining chain of events with a circular narrative structure. Very appropriate for encouraging the value...
Traditional story from Korea. Ogres, witches, dragons and a thousand fantasy characters all come together. Their mission is to remind us of the importance that everyone, young and old alike, should share the stories we know, as they teach us how to live, dream an be happy. Including a velvet bag with a game of cards and characters to tell a...
What happens when you combine Yoga with Kamishibai? You get a great and entertaining way to involve kids in yoga practice. Yogashibai PRO are 21 cards with Yoga postures and texts with the correct way of doing them and their explanation for children. Some cards also include a story, children's adaptations of stories from the Buddhist tradition....
A jurassic tale. Ron is an enormous T-Rex, but he is quite unlike other tyrannosauruses. Maybe this is why Ron doesn´t have many friends. Mei is a really small dinosaur, almost too insignificant to be a dinosaur. An endearing story of friendship between two very different characters but with something in common: the desire to evolve...
Traditional story from Rusia. One morning the farmer decides to harverst his carrots. He finds one that is so big that it's impossible to pull it up out of the ground. First he asks his wife for help, then his granddaugther, then the dog, then the cat... even the mouse! All together, they try to pull the giant carrot up out of the ground.
Education in values: the Environment. The inhabitants of this place live alongside good old Dante, an enormous giant. They all blame him for the ills that the environment suffers from but they don't realise that it is they themselves who are a lot more destructive to the environment that they live in.
Traditional story from Poland For a long time now the inhabitants of Cracow have lived in the shadow of fear. A huge, ferocious dragon is eating their cattle and devouring anyone who gets in its way. The king decides to offer his daughter's hand to any knight who manages to kill the monster.
Traditional story: Grimm brothers. This is the story of a little tailor who takes advantage of a mistake to achieve something that nobody had achieved before. He will need some wit and bravery to achieve it.
Traditional story from Vietnam The main character of this story finds a little cat in the woods and takes it home. The child doesn't know how to name it and decides to visit the wise man in the village to help him choosing a name.
Traditional story from Norway. The princess in this story wasn't able to laugh. Her parents, the king and the queen, asked her if she would marry someone who could make her laugh and the princess agreed. But... not even the funniest clown nor the most hilarious jokes could make her smile!
Education in values: Health. Snow White, Cinderella, the Sleeping Beauty... who doesn't know them! But what dod you know about the princes that they lived happily ever after with? This is the story of their three prince charmings: Augustus, Brilliant and Comfy.
Traditional story from Chad. A young boy walking in the savannah steps on a sharp stone and cries out in pain. The elephant hears the boy's cry and runs to help him but in his hurry, accidentally steps on a frog, who jumps sky high... An entertaining chain of events with a circular narrative structure.
Traditional story: Hans Christian Andersen. The steadfast tin soldier is in love with the ballet dancer, and the ballet dancer loves the tin soldier back even though he has a melting flaw. But another toy is jealous of this love and will do the worse possible thing to prevent it.
A complete guide to activities for the development of oral and written communication skills, written by Rosa Gaete of the Faculty of Education at the University Alberto Hurtado (Santiago de Chile).