Storybird allows you to easily create and publish stories, complete with illustration.

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Storybird Badge
Account Set-up Create a Storybird account and add a professional picture.
Follow Follow at least two authors relevant to your field.
Heart Find and heart (favorite) two stories relevant to your field.
Screenshots Take a screenshot showing your mastery of the follow, heart, and bookshelf requirements.
Bookshelf Add at least one story from another author to your bookshelf.
Produce a Story
Create a Story Create a picture book and add a cover to it. Give your story a title.
Add Pages Add at least five pages to your story. Each page should have an image and text. At least one page should have text on the left, one on the right, one centered at the bottom, and one centered at the top. Add one additional page with a full-page image.
Publish Publish your story. Make sure it is either public, or include the URL in your submission.
Details Include a summary, two categories, two tags, and an age range.
Portfolio Create a sub-page under your personal website portfolio and name it “Storybird.” Add the link to your story to this page. Embed your three screenshots.
Submit Send a link to this page to your instructor via Canvas. If you are not currently enrolled in a course, send your project to

Note: Educators can receive access to special features unavailable to other users, including creating a class within the website that allows students to create, view, and embed stories within a closed community. For more details, click here.

Rubric for Storybird Planning Badge
Technology You must have previously earned the Storybird Technology Badge.
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Rubric for Google Sites Integration Badge
Technology You must have previously earned the Google Sites Technology Badge.
Planning You must have previously earned the Google Sites Planning Badge.
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