Pre-writers get a jump on oral story telling with these color-coded durable foam cubes. Blue cubes are for characters, orange cubes are for the setting and green cubes are for the situation. When cubes are combined after a roll, children have all the elements they need to start a story. Includes: • 6 cubes (2 blue, 2 green, 2 orange) • Activity guide Each cube measures 1.5” Grades: PreK+ Common Core State Standards Alignment: Speaking & Listening, Writing Learning Style: Visual Skill Development: Language- Reinforces the elements of a story to facilitate expressive language skills when verbally telling a tale. Language- Practice receptive language skills when listening to others tell stories related to the picture cubes rolled. Social & Behavioral- These cubes help students to follow sequence and predict order as a guide to storytelling. The cubes also incorporate patience and listening when others are sharing.