Date(s): October 5-16, 2009
Students: Mrs. Curtin's 6th grade class, Diablo View Middle School
Story Deck: Jungle Quest
Story Outline Randomly Selected: Story Outline

Stories (done in teams of two students):

Other stories, written with different story decks and different story deck selections:


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