Make your own story

Making up stories helps your child learn to use their imagination and communicate.

Making up a story together with your child is a fun activity that gets them thinking and speaking. Take turns adding bits to the story.

For example:

  • There was once a…
  • Whose name was…
  • And lived in…

Fill in the blanks and think of other actions and characters you can add. It can be as silly as you like.

Good to know

Children who make up stories and songs build their imagination and creative abilities.