After last week's fabulous collaborative storytelling experience inspired by Deborah Freedman's By Mouse and Frog, I wanted to give the first graders another opportunity to flex their creative muscles. It also seemed like a good time to see what the second graders would do with the same lesson but adding additional storytelling tools. Along with the Explain Everything app, the second graders could choose to use Rory's Story Cubes (Voyages and Actions packs) and eeboo Story Cards (Robot's Mission and Mystery in the Forest).
Here are two first graders caught telling their stories followed by their story:
Here are a few of the first and second grade stories: