April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story

April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story
April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story
April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story
April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story
April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story
April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story
April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story
April Writing Activity: Using Pictures to Write a Story
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Create fun, interactive and student led writing centers this year! Students look at the picture and create a story based on the illustration. This activity helps inspire young writers and provide a springboard or starter for them.

This is a part of my April Writing Activities and Centers Bundle

Purpose:
In lower elementary, children often have to use the illustrations of a text to help them better understand, figure out tricky words, or make an inference. This activity builds upon that notion, as it asks them to look at a picture and write a story about it. Students have 18 different pictures to work with this month!

Set-up:
Print copies of the "Create a Story" and have them in an easily accessible fashion. Consider using a binder with plastic sheet protectors, or a paper stacking tray. This will allow students to look through their options and easily pick the paper they want to work on.

Execution:
Students look at the picture and create a story based on the picture.

April Pictures Include:
*A chick
*Easter bunny with an egg
*Easter basket with eggs
*A girl in the rain
*A boy jumping in a puddle
*A boy holding the Earth
*Recycling bin
*A girl wearing a cape and a shirt with the recycling symbol
*Trees
*April Fools' prank
*Librarian
*A boy reading in the library
*Two students at a desk
*A giraffe and lion
*Monkey
*Doll
*Toy Train

You also get a binder cover and matching spine to store your papers in
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Check Out Some Other April Writing Activities Here:
Writing Center Essentials
April Writing Paper
April Vocabulary Words & Portable Lists
April Interactive Sentence Starters
April Brainstorming Organizer & List Writing
April Labeling Pictures
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