Telling Stories: Motoko Dworkin
Grades: 3 - 5

Video Description: New October 2022! Motoko Dworkin is a professional storyteller focused on sharing Asian folk tales as well as personal stories. Hear why she loves the ancient art and the lessons she believes we can all learn through sharing stories.

Type of Video: Profile*
Unique Video ID: DLiterature-271**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video as part of your study in cultures and have students explore storytelling traditions in Asia from ancient times to today and select a story of their choice to present to class or to another audience of your choice.


*Profile videos use a first-person/first-hand approach to highlight interesting people doing interesting things in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.