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Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2

Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2
Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2
Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2
Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2
Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2
Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2
Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2
Writing Center: Build-A-Story 2
Product Description
Use this writing center to help your students develop their creative writing skills! Students build a story by picking out a setting, character and event card and placing them on the writing center. Then they write a story about the cards using a vis-a-vis marker (or black dry erase marker) on the wipe off mat (extra writing pages are included for longer stories). Two versions of the center are included. One with dotted lines and one with plain lines. A reference page is also included with over 50 descriptive words for students to choose from to incorporate into their stories. There are 30 settings, 30 characters and 30 events to choose from. That's 27,000 possible story combinations!!! Each card is color-coded (settings = pink, characters = yellow, events = blue) and numbered for your convenience. Use a 9"x12" manila envelope with a clasp to store the center. There is also an optional recording page if you want to grade student responses. *Now includes black and white version of the recording pages and a page where students can draw a picture to go along with their story (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.K.3, 1.3, 2.3, and 3.3).

Build-A-Story 2 has all new pictures from Build-A-Story 1 and includes indoor as well as outdoor settings along with some famous landmarks! Students can get extra creative if they pick an indoor setting with an outdoor event and describe their story looking out a window or starting outside and going inside or vice versa.

★ Find Writing Center: Build-A-Story 1 here! ★

List of Settings:
S1: Desert
S2: Underwater Cave
S3: Wilderness
S4: Jungle
S5: Pet Shop
S6: Dentist Office
S7: Car Repair Garage
S8: Basketball Court
S9: Burger Joint/Restaurant
S10: Gas Station
S11: Veterinary Clinic
S12: Car Race Track
S13: Mt. Rushmore
S14: The Whitehouse
S15: The Grand Canyon
S16: Indoor Swimming Pool
S17: The Statue of Liberty
S18: Football Field
S19: The Hollywood Sign
S20: The Space Needle
S21: Flamingo Zoo Exhibit
S22: Penguin Zoo Exhibit
S23: Lion Zoo Exhibit
S24: Countryside with Windmill
S25: Park at Night
S26: Farm at Night
S27: Ocean at Night
S28: Golf Course
S29: Dance Studio
S30: Baseball Diamond
S31-33: Blank Sets for Students to
Create their own Settings!

List of Characters:
C1: Chick
C2: Sheep
C3: Girl Shivering
C4: Sheepdog
C5: Girl Photographer
C6: Boy Singing
C7: Boy Slob
C8: Pharaoh
C9: Knight
C10: Bank Robber
C11: Scared Girl
C12: Pig
C13: Boy in a Bumper Car
C14: Boy with a Fish
C15: Teddy Bear
C16: Boy Scout
C17: Graduate
C18: Scuba Diver
C19: Unhappy Girl
C20: Spy
C21: Cheerleader
C22: Snail
C23: Princess
C24: Clown
C25: Dragon
C26: Scarecrow
C27: Snorkler
C28: Skydiver
C29: Skeleton
C30: Skunk
C31-33: Blank Sets for Students to
Create their own Characters!

List of Events:
E1: Volcano
E2: Broken Down/Smashed Car
E3: Wrestling Match
E4: Shooting Star
E5: Mop Cleaning Up a Spill
E6: Phone Ringing
E7: Fire
E8: Flying a Kite
E9: Ink Spill
E10: Roller Coaster Ride
E11: Rainbow
E12: Building a Birdhouse
E13: Feet Splashing into Water
E14: Whac-A-Mole on the Head Game
E15: Ambulance Ride
E16: Bomb Exploding
E17: Basketball Swishing into Hoop
E18: Dropping an Ice Cream Cone
E19: Banging a Gavel
E20: Car Accident
E21: UFO/Aliens Landing
E22: Lighting off Fireworks
E23: Catching a Fish
E24: Dinosaur Destroying a Building
E25: Cat Catching a Mouse
E26: Rocks Falling Off a Cliff
E27: Ship Crashing into an Iceberg
E28: Plane Crashing (or an Airshow)
E29: Riding Swings at a Carnival
E30: Jumping in a Bounce House
E31-33: Blank Sets for Students to
Create their own Events!

Want more fun writing centers?
Writing Center: Build-A-Story 1 ★ BEST SELLER ★
Sequencing Sort Skill Center ★ BEST SELLER ★
Sequencing Sort Skill Center 2nd Edition
Sequencing Sort Skill Center - Intermediate
Silly Sentences Writing Center 1
Silly Sentences Writing Center 2

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