Use your imagination to unfold a story about the guinea pig. A very detailed picture from the soccer shoes to the ladybug hiding in the grass. This story can be told over and over again with different scenarios each time. Students can practice their writing skills and use their imagination. Once their story or even a sentence is written, depending on the grade, you can have them stand and tell their story to the class or small group. Can also be done in small group building a story....First student says a word or sentence and the next student adds to it.