Cultivating the Moral Imagination in Daily Lessons


by
Trish Detrick June 4, 2011


Presented at:
SCL Conference 2011

ABSTRACT:

Story telling is not just for preschoolers. Vivid story telling should be utilized across all subjects and all grades. Jesus was a stellar story teller. captivating thousands as he taught about the kingdom of God. He utilized stories to etch images into the hearts of his audience, giving his lessons great depth and longevity. This workshop will introduce techniques to enliven the content of all subjects into vivid stories that will captivate your students and nourish their souls.


TAGS:

Classical Education Story / Stories Story telling Teachers


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Trish Detrick
Trisha Detrick teaches fourth grade at The Geneva School in Orlando, Florida. She holds a B.A. in Elementary Education and is certified by the state of Florida. Trisha was introduced to classical education in college and was blessed to complete her student teaching in a classical school. She spent her first six years of teaching at a small ACCS school before transferring to The Geneva School. Trisha is a dynamic teacher who has a passion for training fellow teachers. She is an inspiring mentor and is actively involved in cultivating a vibrant and thriving culture amongst her colleagues in the grammar school. This is Trisha’s fourth year speaking at SCL conferences, and she is excited to be back again.

Other Contributions by Trish Detrick

Story-telling in Daily Lessons

Article - SCL Conference 2014

Teaching with Excellence

Article - SCL Conference 2014

Teacher Collaboration

Article - SCL Conference 2013

Teaching Rhetoric in Grammar School

Article - SCL Conference 2013

Jumpstart Your Jingles

Article - SCL Conference 2012


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