This is part of the free editing set from First Grade Wow. They keep it in their writing folders. It helps differentiate learning and gives each student focus. There are many other useful pages in the packet, too.
These are good for graders who do not know how to talk in discussion groups!I was looking for good "starters" to ignite discussion in my classroom. Am thinking about creating these and then laminating them and taping them on each student's desk.
Retelling Sticks are a tool for students to help them retell stories, while identifying and describing story elements. The visual cues will aid students in providing key ideas and details as they retell and sequence stories.