We all think that Elephant is big, strong and powerful and that the Ant is small, weak and powerless. Do you know that through a mighty mind one can overthrow a powerful body. You have to listen to this story to understand this. An interesting encounter between the Elephants and Ants.

வகுப்பு: மழலையர் பள்ளி:

ஆய்வுப் பொருள்: தைரியம்:

கதை தலைப்பு: யானை மற்றும் எறும்புகள்.

யானை பெரியது, வலிமையானது, சக்தி வாய்ந்தது என்றும் எறும்பு சிறியது, பலவீனமானது, சக்தியற்றது என்றும் நாம் அனைவரும் நினைக்கிறோம்.  வலிமையான மனதின் மூலம் ஒரு சக்திவாய்ந்த உடலை தூக்கி எறிய முடியும் என்பது உங்களுக்குத் தெரியுமா?  இதைப் புரிந்து கொள்ள நீங்கள் இந்தக் கதையைக் கேட்க வேண்டும்.  யானைகளுக்கும் எறும்புகளுக்கும் இடையில் ஒரு சுவாரஸ்யமான சந்திப்பு.

முக்கிய சொற்கள்: யானை, எறும்பு, காடு, தாகம், நதி, பாதை, காதுகள் மற்றும் கடி.

Teaching Guide 

TheElephantsAndTheAnts_TEACHING GUIDE

 

ABOUT JEEVA RAGHUNATH 

Jeeva has been a professional storyteller since 1997 and is a pioneer of the storytelling revival in India. She has performed in 27 countries and has organised her own International Storytelling Festival ‘Under the Aalamaram’ for the past 6 years.  Jeeva’s storytelling style leaves her audience spell-bound. She believes that she herself is the best prop for her storytelling.  Her repertoire of stories includes a wide range of Indian and Asian folktales, European tales, family stories, true-life incidents, cross-cultural and modern stories.

Jeeva has facilitated many workshops and shows around the globe and trained and captivated with her storyetelling more than 50,000 children and adults. She has conducted numerous workshops in use of storytelling in the classroom to develop language skills for teachers of Tamil in Singapore. ( NIE,Umaru Pulavar, Sinda , The Indian Ceritage Centre, The  Zoo and  various MOE primary schools).

Jeeva is also an author and translator.  She has published 12 children’s books and translated over 65 books from English to Tamil. She has been creative head of Image Venture (India) an animation company and Verite Productions (Singapore) in concept and script writing.

Awards so far:
Best children’s programme on Vasantham TV, Singapore.
Best entrepreneur award for contribution to storytelling.
“Pride of Asia” awarded by Surin Rajabhat University, Surin, Thailand.