Visual teaching aid for diverse languages and levels

Developed for adult learners of languages

DEVELOPED SPECIFICALLY FOR ADULTS

If you are looking for visual materials to satisfy the needs of adult learners, then the meticulously selected lexical content of StoryBits is precisely what you need.

designed for teachers by teachers

DESIGNED BY PASSIONATE TEACHERS

StoryBits were created by a group of teachers like you: innovative, learner-centred and striving to make language learning an enjoyable experience.

tested on real students

THOROUGHLY TESTED ON REAL STUDENTS

All the cards in the deck, as well as games and activities on this website, have been thoroughly tested on adult students in authentic English and Spanish classroom.

discussions on engaging topics

ENGAGING TOPICS​

We have been uncompromising in our search for thought-provoking topics relevant to interests, life experiences and expectations of adult learners.

storytelling

STORYTELLING

StoryBits are meant to be inspiration for stories told in your classroom: what happens to the characters depends on your and your students' creativity.

dozens of speaking and writing activities

DOZENS OF ACTIVITIES

This website will provide you with an ever-growing collection of classroom activities, ideas and examples of how to use StoryBits when working with your students.

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Colourful Cards

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Relatable Characters

Stories to Tell

Let your students have fun while learning language!

SPEAKING

Encourage your students to use their imagination and build stories around multiple cards or utilise single cards as prompts for discussing topics tailored to the specific interests of adult learners.

WRITING

Whatever story your students can imagine, it may be put down in writing. Use StoryBits to boost creativity in classroom writing activities or to prompt home assignments such as stories, dialogues, and even essays.

VOCABULARY

StoryBits contain a wide selection of vocabulary, including emotions, life stages, work, sports, furniture, food, pets, places and many more lexical areas that you can teach in whichever language you like.

GRAMMAR
Ask your students to describe a picture (the present), tell a story (the past) or pretend to be a fortuneteller (the future). Select a couple of cards and ask them to make comparisons between people, places, jobs…
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Links

Check out latest news, reviews and classroom activities from language teachers who already work with StoryBits

Sylwia Clayton

Brief review and 10 brilliant speaking activities with StoryBits for adult and teenage language classroom

Kasia Grodzka

Great ideas on how to use StoryBits to warm up students and introduce vocabulary or functional language

Aniela Tekiela

Guided dialogue writing with teenage students to encourage creativity, cooperation and active listening

Engline

Advice from an experienced BE teacher on how to use StoryBits to teach storytelling to Business English students

Ula Handzlik

StoryBits in teenage classroom: three brilliant exam-prep ideas for younger students.

Teacher's Corner

Interview with the creator: discussing the idea, development, and future of StoryBits

Magdalena Ślawska

Review by a renowned ESP trainer and four practical ideas on how to use StoryBits in your BE class