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Storytelling with Picture Books

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

Student Instructions

Choose a 📖 picture book and use the pictures in the book and your imagination to tell a story. 1. add Tap the add button. 2. photo Take a photo of your book cover. 3. mic Tap the mic to record your story. 4. check Tap the check to add to your journal.

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

Storytelling puts the whole brain to work. It supports creativity, empathy, sequencing and story structure knowledge. Pictures in books help with visual literacy skills, improving vocabulary, and overall comprehension. Head Start Goal P-LC 5. Child expresses self in increasingly long, detailed, and sophisticated ways. Goal P-LC 6. Child understands and uses a wide variety of words for a variety of purposes. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.K.6 Speak audibly and express thoughts, feelings, and ideas clearly.