Using story cubes for writing practice

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Students create cubes for characters, settings, and objects and use them to practice writing skills

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Using story cubes for writing practice

  1. 1. Using Student-Created Story Cubes for Writing Activities
  2. 2. Students brainstorm characters,Writ settings, and objectsThen choose 6 words from each category to make 3 cubes
  3. 3. Students roll the cubes and create a sentence incorporating the items shown. Students can identify parts of speech.
  4. 4. The first student rolls the cubes and creates the first line of thestory. Each student adds a sentence and the final student adds a conclusion.Mona Lisa went to outer space but sheforgot her glue. So she gets glue at home.Then goes to bed in outer space becauseshe has glue. Mona Lisa is shocked.
  5. 5. Mona Lisa forgot her bag on the soccerfield. So she goes to the soccer field to gether bag. Her bag is not there because MonaLisa’s bag is at home. Mona Lisa isshocked.
  6. 6. For more ideas and resources, visit: http://teachingvillage.net http://teachingvillage.orghttp://www.youtube.com/barbsaka

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