Story Re-tell using Tell About This
1 Direct Instruction
Teacher provides examples of story retell using Tell About This app.
2 Guided Practice
Teacher provides additional examples of story retell. Teacher provides feedback for appropriate and inappropriate grammar/use of transition words for retell.
Students are instructed to identify examples of appropriate retell and grammar and inappropriate grammar.
3 Independent Practice
Students are instructed to use tell about this app to create and retell their own story. Students are provided with word bank of transition words
Students use tell about this app to create and retell their own story using transition words and appropriate grammatical structures.
4 Wrap up
The teacher pairs students to engage in peer conferences. Teacher provides rubric for peer conferencing.
Students engage in peer conferences in which they present and critique one another's tell about this story. Each student fills out a rubric grading the story on appropriate transition words and grammatical structures.