Peer Review for material titled "StoryWalk Project"
eTextbook Reviews for material titled "StoryWalk Project"
User Rating for material titled "StoryWalk Project"
Member Comments for material titled "StoryWalk Project"
Bookmark Collections for material titled "StoryWalk Project"
Course ePortfolios for material titled "StoryWalk Project"
Learning Exercises for material titled "StoryWalk Project"
Accessibility Info for material titled "StoryWalk Project"
Please enter a Bookmark title
Please limit Bookmark title to 65 characters
Please enter a description
Please limit Bookmark title to 4000 characters
A Bookmark with this title already existed.
Please limit a note about this material to 2048 characters
Search all MERLOT
Select to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Select to go to your Dashboard Report
Select to go to your Content Builder
Select to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
Select OK to launch help window
Cancel help


Advanced Search


Search > Material Results >

StoryWalk Project


StoryWalk Project

Logo for StoryWalk Project
"StoryWalk®, an exciting initiative that combines a children’s story with a popular walking route, was developed in September, 2007 by Anne Ferguson, a volunteer with the Coalition.  Ferguson selects a children’s book, separates the pages, laminates them, and attaches them to wooden stakes. She then drives the stakes into the ground at regular intervals along paths so readers can follow the story as they walk the route. Ferguson conceived of StoryWalk® as a way to inspire parents, teachers, and... More
Go to material
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: April 27, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 09, 2015
Send email to
Keywords: libraries, picture books, children's books, reading, literacy, physical activity, physical fitness, early childhood education


  • Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
    Editor Review (not reviewed)
  • User review 5 average rating
  • User Rating: 5 user rating
  • Discussion (2 Comments)
  • Learning Exercises (none)
  • Bookmark Collections (2)
  • Course ePortfolios (none)
  • Accessibility Info (none)

  • Rate this material
  • Create a learning exercise
  • Add accessibility information
  • Pick a Bookmark Collection or Course ePortfolio to put this material in or scroll to the bottom to create a new Bookmark Collection
    Name the Bookmark Collection to represent the materials you will add
    Describe the Bookmark Collection so other MERLOT users will know what it contains and if it has value for their work or teaching. Other users can copy your Bookmark Collection to their own profile and modify it to save time.
    Edit the information about the material in this {0}
    Submitting Bookmarks...


Primary Audience: Grade School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements:  
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessibility Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: unsure


QR Code for this Page

Users who viewed this material also viewed...


Discussion for StoryWalk Project

Log in to participate in the discussions or Sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.

Return to Top of Page
Avatar for Carol Helton
3 years ago

Carol Helton (Faculty)

The Storywalk project was an interesting idea and worthy of consideration. However, this side is the Vermont Bicycle and Pedestrian Coalition and does not give than much information on the Storywalk Project.

Avatar for Sally Robertson
3 years ago

Sally Robertson (Librarian)

This is a great and an inexpensive way to help young children develop a love for reading and books, while also encouraging physical acitivty.

Time spent reviewing site: 15 min.