Write and Read a Brain Based Children's Story

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Grade Levels
PreK - 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
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59 pages
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Older students love to create stories for younger learners Younger learners love to read and actively engage in cool stories written just for them.


This product is created for early readers with 3 original sample stories included to teach upper grade writers and younger readers about their awesome brains! Older readers learn to write and present stories with the brain in mind.

The sample stories here include six incredible Namungos (fictional characters with real brain parts).


Know your readers 3
Who’s the star? 4
Personify an icon 5
What’s your plot line? 6
Dialogue moves your plot along 7
What’s one wide meaning? 8
How long? 9
All about active verbs 10
Use the best word 11
End with reader takeaway 12
Putting it all together 13
Story 1 – The Incredible Namungo Mobile 14
Task Cards to engage younger readers 22
Sero – facts about the brain’s well being 26
Cort – facts about a brain dangerous stress fuel 28
Story 2 – What’s New Bas? 30
Task cards to engage young readers 38
Bas – facts about the brain’s storage places 41
WM – facts about the brain’s working memory 43
Story 3 – Einstein’s Brain and Yours 45
Plas – facts about the brain’s ability to change 52
Myg – facts about the brain’s seat of emotions 54
20 additional tips for your children’s story 56
Namungos – fictional characters - real brain parts 57
Additional brain based materials you’d enjoy 58
Contact me 59

Write – collaborate – share talents with readers to enjoy authentic results! Find materials here to help students create tales with their peers and facilitate step-by-step creations that help others to enjoy reading more.

Enjoy this project in school, during school breaks or at any time you wish to explore interesting topics, jump start your brainpower and help others to do the same.

Hopefully these ready-to-roll brain-based materials will benefit your learners and leaders as they do mine at middle, secondary, university levels and beyond.

Do follow my TpT site and keep up with brain-friendly materials to enhance your class.

If you have any further questions about how to get the most from this product, please do contact me at ewebermita@gmail.com and I’ll be glad to help further.

All the best as you learn and lead with the brain in mind!

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Created by Ellen Weber, Brain Based Tasks for Growth Mindset

Total Pages
59 pages
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Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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