TechnoStories

Item Number: PRI-STORIES

Technology Integration: Language Arts

Technology Skill: Word Processing

Program: Microsoft Office, Word, Google, Google Docs, Office Online, Word Online

Includes: Story Writing for Kids Activities and Lesson Plans: Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Extension Activities

Handouts and Assessment Tools: TechnoStories Parent Letter, TechnoStories Certificate, Sentence Starters, TechnoStories Skill Summary, My Story Checklist, My Story Reflection, TechnoStories Marking Sheet

Storybook Templates and Samples: My Puppy Template, My Day Template, About Me Template, My Story Template, My Puppy Sample, My Day Sample, About Me Sample, My Pet Dinosaur Sample, Book Title Suggestions

STEM Integration Lessons: language arts with word processing technology skills


Assignment 1: Edit My Puppy Story

Transform text in a story to make the words look like their meaning.

Assignment 2: Illustrate My Day at School

Insert images onto story pages and format the appearance to compose an interesting book.

Assignment 3: Finish the About Me Story

Apply word processing skills to author a personal story by completing sentence starters.

Assignment 4: Plan your Story

Organize ideas for an original story using a planning sheet. Use book titles as inspiration.

Assignment 5: Make a Storybook

Write the beginning, middle, and end of a story using a book template. Illustrate each story page.

Assignment 6: Complete your Storybook

Proofread the storybook using a checklist. Revise spelling, content, and design.

Assignment 7: Share your Book at Story Time

Publish the storybook and share it with a teacher, friend, or parent.

Story Writing for Kids Activities

  • About the Keyboard: Introduce the location of keys.
  • Be a Keyboard Detective: Learn the function of keys.
  • Insert a Web Cam Photo or Saved Photo: Insert a photo.
  • Story Writing Ideas: Browse a list of suggested titles to get inspiration.
  • Make a Flip Book: Use a free service to make a flipbook.

Terms of Use
Use TechnoStories with unlimited users at your site. A site is a physical location such as classroom, school, learning center, daycare, library, or home. If you teach at multiple sites, you will need to purchase one set for each location. Curriculum ships on a USB drive. Transfer the files to all devices at your site. View the PDF teacher guides and workbooks digitally or print as many as you need. Files CANNOT be posted in public domain.

Engage in the Writing Process
Story Writing for Kids Lessons
Creative Writing in Primary Grades
Word Processing Activities for Beginners

Story Writing for Kids Activities using Google Docs or Office

Develop keyboarding and basic word processing skills using the lessons and storybook templates in TechnoStories. Integrate technology into language arts by having students engage in the stages of the writing process to publish an original storybook.


  • Organize story ideas
  • Write and illustrate an original story
  • Edit and revise pieces of writing
  • Share a publication with others
  • Reflect on the writing experience
  • Format text and images to enhance writing
  • Solve design problems
  • Accurately type using the keyboard
  • Use capital letters appropriately
  • Punctuate a sentence

Customer Reviews

Primary and elementary students create storybooks using word processing activities. Storybook templates make learning word processing skills easy for young writers. They illustrate, write, edit, and publish stories. Upon completion, authors share their work during story time. Optional activities challenge students with keyboarding tasks, advanced word processing techniques, and the creation of a flipbook. Story writing for kids is easy with Google Docs or Microsoft Word templates.


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5.0

Great program that I used with my first grade classes. They like the easy to read books and inserting their own clip art. Worked it into the English class as they practiced writing their own sentences for their story. Great resource!

Kristen S, Butler, PA, BCS

5.0

You’re a great company.  I am really pleased with your tech support. 

K. Warr , NC, USA, Charlotte Christian School


I have been using TechnoKids Curriculum for the past five years teaching First to Eighth grade through the various projects you offer. I love it!

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K. Lindell,
Yorktown Christian Academy,
TX, USA


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