Looking for a creative writing assignment this Halloween season? Look no further because we have the perfect activity for you! Students will create "Pumpkin Personality Paragraphs" as they focus on creative writing and expanding their vocabulary.
Assign students a pumpkin personality trait (adjective). Students must look up the definition and synonyms. They will then bring their pumpkin to life and write a story about their pumpkin's adventures on Halloween night. They will focus on integrating thoughts, actions, and words that reflect their pumpkin's personality.
Included in this activity:
- Detailed directions
- 30 Pumpkin Personality Trait Cards (with 6 blank cards if needed)
- Student Activity Sheets (Pre-Writing, Draft & Revise, Final Copy, Rubric)
- Sample Writing (Brainstorm & Final Copy)
Enjoy! We know you and your students will love this activity!
Kathleen & Mande'