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Sheree Campbell

Retell the Story - The Great Big Enormous Turnip

Grades: 2nd Grade, Kindergarten, 1st Grade
Subjects: English Language Arts, Reading

Student Instructions

Today, you will create a short video using the characters from the The Great Big Enormous Turnip. 1. Press add to open your activity. 2. Press the voice to start recording. 3. Retell your story using different voices for your characters. 4. Use the move tool to move your characters around the screen. 5. When complete, press the green done button on the top right. 6. Press the check to send it to me.

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

This activity was inspired by the Retell a Story - Little Red Riding Hood activity, created by Tam Scharf. https://app.seesaw.me/#/activities/library?profile=pub.person.44d0fdef-b9d2-45c5-8c82-4214640d6031 Images and backgrounds created in Canva. ACELT1580 Retell familiar literary texts through performance, use of illustrations and images Elaborations drawing, labelling and role playing representations of characters or events (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking) reciting rhymes with actions (Skills: Literacy) using digital technologies to retell events and recreate characters from favourite print and film texts (Skills: Literacy, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Capability, Critical and Creative Thinking) (View this topic on www.australiancurriculum.edu.au )