Lesson Plan

Writing and creating a story with Puppet Pals

Students create their own stories and then act them out on the app, Puppet Pals.
Lillian R.
Classroom teacher
Brenau University
Augusta, GA
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My Grades Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
My Subjects English Language Arts, English Language Learning, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts

Students will be able to describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.

Technoloy Standards:

1. Basic operations and concepts

3. Technology productivity tools


English Language Arts
Grades 1
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Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Hook

Activity: Reading

The teacher will read the book, "If a Dolphin Were a Fish".

Student Instructions

The students will listen and identify key details.

2 Independent Practice

Activity: Creating

The teacher will explain to the students that they will write their own version of the story.

Student Instructions

The students will work independently to write their own creative narrative on paper.

3 Wrap-Up

The teacher will split the classroom into partners, "Think, pair and share". Then the teacher will explain to the students how to use the app, Puppet Pals.

Student Instructions

The students will use the app, Puppet Pals, and act out their own story. Then the students will share with their partners.