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Create an Animal Folk TaleView Full Activity
Invite your first grader to follow a African tradition by coming up with an explanatory African folktale and assembling a book to go along with it.
The Zoo Stories: Imagining Animals at NightView Full Activity
Here's a fun writing activity that will turn a Saturday trip to the local zoo into an all-out creativity bonanza.
Wham! Bam! Kapow!: Cartoon StorytellingView Full Activity
Challenge your kindergartener to a whole new method of storytelling, and improve his fine motor skills in the process.
Content Clues: Writing with PicturesView Full Activity
This book-making activity is quick and easy, and it gives emerging readers insight into how a story's illustrations provide context clues.
Spark a StoryView Full Activity
This activity will help generate ideas for your child to write about...without the moans and groans!
Write a Painting-Inspired StoryView Full Activity
The everyday American scenes painted by Edward Hopper provide a great opportunity for your middle schooler to narrate and engage in storytelling.
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Write a Tall TaleView Full Activity
Help your second grader grasp her understanding of tall tales and practice writing with this activity by writing her own about your family!
Write a Collaborative StoryView Full Activity
This fun writing activity takes a regular task - writing a story - and transforms it into a collaborative writing experience for hilarious results!