Learning Resources Story Starter Word Cubes. These fun and colourful word cubes are an ideal way to spark creative writing and storytelling skills among young learners. Set of six foam cubes includes two character cubes, two setting cubes and two situation cubes. Children roll the cubes before mixing and matching characters, settings and situations in order to create the basis of their story. Includes an instruction booklet. Suitable for ages 6 years and above.