Whether you are comparing themes, setting, and plots by the same author (3rd grade), similar themes and topics (4th grade), stories in the same genre (5th grade), or different forms (6th grade), using a Halloween theme makes the writing projects fun and interesting for students.
In this set of free printables, you’ll receive printables for six activities.
#1 -- Comparing and Contrasting the Grand High Witch in Roald Dahl’s The Witches to the Wicked Witch of the West from L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
#2 -- The next printable has students comparing a number of well-known witches from children’s literature. These include several fairy tale witches such as the witches from Sleeping Beauty and Hansel and Gretel.
#3 -- Witch Trivia - This makes a great Halloween party activity.
#4 -- Comparing Witches Craftivity - Students will write four paragraphs comparing different witches from children's literature while making this craft.
#5 -- Acrostic using the word WITCHES
#6 -- A Witch’s Brew Recipe