Halloween Creative Writing Activity - An eye-catching and easy to use assignment for students to create a fun and spooky Halloween Mystery Story. Great for both struggling and skilled writers!
Includes a unique "Dial A Mystery" activity to help students who have "writer's block". Students can work together or individually to create the ultimate list of ideas to help writer who struggle to come up with creative ideas. My students love this Halloween activity!
- Full instructions
- Detailed student assignment sheet
- Student brainstorming sheet
- Short Story Planner (introduction, rising action, climax...)
- Peer editing / self assessment activity
- Marking rubric
- 3 sheets of Halloween themed writing paper
Covers Common Core Standards for Writing
(Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, relevant descriptive details, and well-structured event sequences)
Part of my Halloween Activity Bundle—click the link below to check it out!
Halloween Activity Bundle—Writing, Grammar & Poetry
** Also part of my "Holiday Literacy Pack - Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas" Click the link below to check it out.
Holiday Literacy Pack - Halloween, Thanksgiving & Christmas
Here are some of my other Halloween themed products.
Spooky Grammar Review & Practice
Halloween Writing Prompts and Story Starter Cards
Interview With A Vampire Halloween Writing Activity
Looking for DIGITAL GOOGLE / MS OneDrive version of this assignment? Check out the link below!
Halloween Mystery Writing - Google Version
(C) Addie Williams