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Joni Q

Student Instructions

Retelling with Draw and Tell--App Smashing

1. Use the Draw and Tell app to create a picture to retell a story you finished reading. 2. Save the picture to your camera roll 3. Tap 4. Tap and find and select the picture you created 5. Tap and and to record your voice retelling your story. The pointer can help you describe parts of your picture 6. Tap to review your work. 7. Tap again to add it to your journal

1st Grade, Kindergarten, 2nd Grade, English Language Arts, English Language Learners
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Compatible with: Chromebooks, computers, iPads, iPhones, Android tablets, Android phones, Kindle Fire

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

This is an app smashing activity, so you will need to teach the students how to use the Draw and Tell app to create a picture. Also, they will need to learn how to save the picture to their camera roll. Note: Students CAN record their voice in Draw and Tell, and move the characters to make a video of the picture, but they won't have the pointer tool to point to the parts of the picture. Either way is an option for retelling.