Language Arts Curriculum Connection

Objective: Children work on writing a story telling how a city got its name in unusual ways. This also reinforces their grammar skills by having them name nouns, adjectives, etc..


2. Go to


Scroll down and click on Crazy City Stories under the ACTIVITIES section.

3. Students pick one of the two topics.

4. They then fill in the boxes (similar to Mad Libs).

NOTE: There is a little reminder of what a noun, verb, adjective is for kids who may have forgotten.

5. Choose create story.

6. Under the story, children should click on display print-friendly version of story.

7. Next navigate to the PRINT icon and print the story.