A great cooperative story telling game!
Game Type: Literacy, Study Break
Recommended Ages: 6+
Number Of Players: Four students at a time
Equipment Required: Nil
Where To Play: Indoors
Duration: 5-10 minutes
How To Play
Step One: Choose four students to stand up in front of the class.
Step Two: Give the students a prompt. For example: a setting, a character or a sentence starter such as ‘Once upon a time there lived a fierce giant’.
Step Three: The students then take turns to add a sentence to the story.
Step Four: Once your students have crafted a meaningful story, choose four new students to play.
Wordy Story Builder: Instead of each student adding one sentence, each student instead adds just two words.
Thank you to Rachel Glassey for teaching me this class favourite literacy game!