The hungry cockroach

This idea has everything I love; storytelling, different forms of student production, encouraging imagination, and it’s simple.

Just get three pieces of paper, overlap each of them about a couple of inches and then fold, hey presto a groovy book shape.

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This week our CM2 class used it to produce their own version of the hungry caterpillar. Each story contained a week of various animals eating various things, one pupil had the great idea of adding holes to his “food” with a hole punch. Each day ended with the refrain “but he was still hungry”, and each story had it’s own ending.

Sadly the cockroach was stood on.

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I've been teaching English for a few years now and this blog is part of my never-ending quest to make learning English more fun, and easier for my students.
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  1. Pingback: How to use Storytelling in the classroom | Fab English ideas

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