Story Cards: School

These storytelling task cards are perfect for back to school or school-themed lessons that focus on speaking, creative storytelling, communication, or even writing!

7/11/2022

warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school
warm up, speaking tasks, homework/writing assignment, classroom projects, back to school

Story Cards are a great way to warm up a class! These storytelling task cards are perfect for back-to-school or school-themed lessons that focus on speaking, creative storytelling, communication, or even writing! No matter if it's the beginning of a new school year, a vocabulary project, a creative writing workshop, or just a general back-to-school lesson - use these cards to make your students use their creativity!

These back-to-school-themed story cards were added to my

Story Cards Growing Bundle

on April 27th, 2022. Get your bundle now before it gets more expensive!

What is it?

  • a versatile ELA activity

  • focusing on communication and creativity

  • ESL levels: A2/B1 -> but can be used with more advanced students as well!

  • for classroom and digital useindividual or pair/group work

  • a lot of fun and super cute!

What's included?

  • 32 unique story cards: each card consists of 4 different graphics - all stories are seasonal! + short rules of the game

  • a printable template to let your students design their own stories

  • 35 high-quality PNG files

  • a PDF file with 1 card per page

  • a printable PDF version with 3 cards per page

  • in both A4 and US Letter format in colour and B&W

Can be used as:

  • a warm-up activity - grab your students' attention with a quick story

  • a speaking task - use the cards to practice cooperative storytelling

  • a homework assignment - some students create amazing stories when not under pressure

  • a writing assignment - use the cards as writing prompts to practice writing and accuracy

  • a classroom project - create a story and draw it as a project

Aims of the activity:

  • to review/learn thematic vocabulary, objects, and verbs

  • to be able to form longer sentences

  • to foster creativity and communication

  • to review grammar and practice accuracy

  • to have fun!