About Story Play

Carol Graham

Carol Graham

Story Play® provides high quality workshops and enrichment programmes exploring Stories, Storytelling and Storymaking. Other arts activities including Music, Movement and Drama are used alongside a range of colourful and engaging play-based activities.

“Arts make the Difference.”

Story Play® works towards:

Creating a nurturing environment in which a high quality of storytelling interaction can take place and where imaginative play and storymaking will flourish.

Being fully inclusive and encouraging and celebrating each individual’s involvement.

Working openly and collaboratively.

Creating a positive and enjoyable experience for all involved.

Supporting children’s creative, linguistic and social development.

Encouraging educators and families to share stories and storytelling with children.

Story Play® has been developed over many years by Carol Florence Graham a professional storyteller and writer. Carol has a BA Honours Degree in English; a background in holistic education; a training in dramatherapy and has the Level Three Forest School Practitioner’s Award. She delivers workshops and training sessions across England and Wales and at Early Years conferences. Recent projects have involved work for the ECAT programme; a project in South Wales; a workshop for Barnardos in Carlisle; CPD workshops at the Bishops Wood Centre in Worcestershire and workshops for Montessori Centre International in London.

For details of her other work – www.storyspace.co.uk

The Story Play artwork was created in 2013 by textile artist Kathleen Murphy of Murgatroyd and Bean.