How to make and use a story sack

Added 27 Jul 2017

What's a story sack?

A story sack is a large cloth bag with a favourite children's book and supporting materials.

Why are story sacks useful?

Making filled story sacks with your child can help to make reading meaningful and fun.

Other story sack benefits include:

  • stimulating language development
  • making reading more memorable

Our story sack guide

This guide contains:

  • general instructions on how to make and use story sacks
  • two story sack ideas with step by step instructions based on The Three Little Pigs and We’re Going On A Bear Hunt.