Make your classroom a playground for storytelling

Easily assign story writing exercises that students can't wait to try.

1. Pick a template

Choose a pre-made story template for your students to use, or make your own custom template.

2. Assign to students

Share the template to Google Classroom as an assignment for your students to submit.

3. Reward hard work

Give your students their finished stories as a high quality printed book.

The secret for building lifelong writing skills? Make it fun!

The best available evidence concludes that the most effective way to improve writing is to provide students with a consistent and frequent writing routine in a pleasant and motivating writing environment.(source)

My Storybook gives students a fun environment to practice:

  • creating narrative structures
  • character development
  • social and emotional learning
  • creative writing: from prose to poetry, and fables to fantasy

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Ready to build your students' creative confidence?

  • Write stories with a simple, easy to understand tool
  • Illustrate ideas with a giant clip art collection
  • Create and customize a diverse range of fun characters
  • Keep a story private or easily publish it with the world
  • Bring stories home with a printed Photobook or booklet

Plans & Pricing

Free version

Create and share your stories for free!

  • Individual sign ups for teachers and students
  • Create book with text, items, and basic characters
  • Limited number of image uploads
  • Publish and share stories with direct link or via Google Classroom


Get started


Everything you need to integrate My Storybook in the classroom, plus unlock the full experience for all your students.

  • Import classes from Google Classroom
  • Print unlimited students storybooks as booklets
  • Export student stories to Google Photobooks (photobook price not included)
  • Customize story templates with your own instructions
  • Unlimited number of image uploads


Everything you need to get My Storybook up and running in your school or district.

  • Unlimited classrooms for all your teachers
  • School onboarding and training
  • Customer support agreement


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"A Quantitative Synthesis of Research on Writing Approaches in Grades 2 to 12", 2019. Johns Hopkins University School of Education’s Center for Research and Reform in Education,