Storycrafting with First and Third Graders

storycraftingEnglish Class first and third graders learned about traditional animal stories first . After that the third graders acted as storycrafters. The first graders told their own stories about animals and the third graders transcribed the stories exactly as the first graders dictated. This was a great exercise for both storytelling skills and writing skills because storycrafting promotes listening and sharing.

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