Develop listening skills by using sound stories in your classroom. This product includes a one and a half page sound story about a little girl who is nervous about the first day of school. She has an exciting adventure on the way to school on the first day. The school bus breaks down and she is afraid she will miss the first day of school but she makes it to school just in time. There are directions and a list of suggested instruments to be played when specific descriptive words are heard in the story. This is a great activity to use at the beginning of the school year. It could be used in a music classroom or a literature class.