Build a Story (Pre-K and Kindergarten)

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PreK - K
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Great way to help my Kinder kiddo learn how to tell and sequence a creative writing story. Love all the genres it includes.
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Building bricks and mini figures are the perfect way to “hook” and engage little writers by allowing them to visualize and plan stories in a hands-on way! Students will explore 6 different writing genres by building, planning, and writing original stories.

All you need for Build a Story are building bricks, baseplates, and mini figures!

Build a Story can be used either as a Literacy Center or a whole class writing workshop. Students may work alone or you may also choose to allow students to build, plan, and write in groups of 2-3. For Literacy Centers, student will need 45-60 minutes to complete an entire story. Writing workshops may be extended across multiple days as time allows.

Includes the following:

Page 3: How to Use

Page 4: What You Need

Page 5: Parent Letter

Pages 6-9: Build a Story Routines

Page 10: Center Header/Folder Cover

Page 11: Folder Labels

Page 12: Bin Labels

Pages 13-14: Character & Setting Posters

Pages 15-28: FANTASY



Pages 57-70: FAIRY TALE

Pages 71-84: SPOOKY STORY

Pages 85-89: COMIC STRIP

Page 90: Optional App Extensions

Page 91: Credits


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