Item Number: PRI-AUTHOR

Technology Integration: Language Arts

Technology Skill: Desktop Publishing, Word Processing

Program: Word

Includes: Fairy Tales Lesson Plans, Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Review Questions, Extension Activities, TechnoAuthor Parent Letter, TechnoAuthor Certificate, Summary of Skills Checklist, TechnoAuthor Marking Sheet, Sample Books, Frog Prince Template, Three Little Pigs Template, Wags Finds a Home Template, Cat Makes a Friend Template, Story Starter Template, My Story Template (all templates have a custom quick access toolbar)

Session 1: The Frog Prince

Customize the appearance of text in the story The Frog Prince.

Session 2: Wags Finds a Home

Use clip art to illustrate the events in the story Wags Finds a Home.

Session 3: The Sad Princess

Write your own ending to a story about a sad princess.

Session 4: Once Upon a Time

Organize ideas to write an original fairy tale with a beginning, middle, and end.

Session 5: Happily Ever After

Demonstrate knowledge to illustrate a fairy tale.

Session 6: Publish the Fairy Tale

Proofread for spelling and grammar errors. Publish the storybook.

Optional Fairy Tales Lesson Plans

The Keyboard: Color code the keys.
The Three Little Pigs: Practice your new skills.
About the Fairy Tale: Analyze another tale.
Cat Makes a Friend: Illustrate a different story.
Happily Ever After: Solve story problems.
Fairy Tale Puppets: Make crafts.
Fun with Clip Art: Explore advanced tricks.
Blank Template: Write your own stories.

Easy to Use Templates
Write and Illustrate a Story
Templates Include a Custom Toolbar
Creative Writing Unit for Primary

Integrate Language Arts with Technology

Engage in the story writing process. Write, edit, and illustrate stories with Microsoft Word templates. Create fairy tale books to print and share! Use TechnoAuthor fairy tales lesson plans to teach essential word processing skills.

  • Recognize the characteristics of a fairy tale
  • Understand a story has a beginning, middle, and end
  • Change text to enhance the message
  • Insert and format clip art to illustrate a story
  • Add a page border
  • Type text in simple sentences using the keyboard
  • Plan and organize story events in a storyboard
  • Write about a character that solves a problem
  • Edit a document to prepare it for printing
  • Read a story

Customer Reviews

Primary students have fun writing fairy tales. Following detailed lesson plans, they write, illustrate, and edit stories on simple to use, colorful templates designed with a custom toolbar for Microsoft Word.

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I love the curriculum. It matches what we want for our kids perfectly!

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S. Dowlatshahi,
Greengates School,

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