Skip to Main Navigation | Skip to Content


Missouri Innovation Campus
UCM Lee's Summit has programs built for your busy life in the Kansas City metro
UCM Lee's Summit offers in-demand degrees in the Kansas City area
UCM Lee's Summit offers a master's degree in Occupational Safety Management

StoryStarter

StoryStarter

 

Grades 1st - 5th

 

Description:

Every student has a story to tell! Participants will focus on aspects of literacy including retelling, creating a story, writing, speaking, listening, questioning, and production. This hands-on workshop will provide you with techniques and the software experience to start a writing project as soon as you walk back into the classroom. Participants will spend time working with the facilitator as they create activities that integrate StoryStarter into their daily or weekly lesson plans.

 

Agenda

• Introductions and short history of LEGO Group

• Hands-on activities

• Publishing story using StoryVisualizer

• Tips & tricks

    • Prediction story outcome or squeals to original story
    • Creating an original fiction story from prompt
    • Retelling a non-fiction story from social studies
    • Sequencing real-life events from a science concept
    • Examples for descriptive, expository, persuasive, and journalistic writing
    • Exploring how to utilize in your existing curriculum
    • User friendly software for tablets plus PC/Mac
    • Using storyboarding to organize students storytelling
    • Using imported images, backdrops, clip art graphics, and text tool
    • Graphical representation of key information
    • Using as an assessment tool
    • Oral presentations
    • Time management
    • Cooperative groups
    • Electronic sharing of students product

• Materials management & storage

• Support & follow up options

 

Dates: To Be Announced

Contact us if you have any questions.

816-347-1612

mic@ucmo.edu

 

 

 


UCM-Lee's Summit Social Media

Facebook

Contact Information

UCM-Lee's Summit

1101 NW Innovation Parkway
Lee's Summit, MO 64086

Directions and map to the Missouri Innovation Campus

Phone: 816-347-1612
Email: mic@ucmo.edu


UCM Chat

UCM Personal Assistants are here to answer your questions about ONLINE learning. 

Available Mon. - Fri. 
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CDT.