Distributing and Getting Information

Note: Teachers may want to preview the Web site referenced in this activity to make sure the content is appropriate for their students.

Telling stories

Visit the following Web site and read the stories documented there. Write down answers to the following questions or use the questions to start a group discussion.


Why would someone want to tell stories like these? Give three possible reasons.

Who might these stories help? Who might they hurt?

How else might these people have gotten their stories out for others to hear? Would those other ways be harder or easier than putting them on a webpage?

Are there any stories you might want to tell? You don't have to write them down, unless you want to, but think about what they might be.

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