Halloween Writing Prompts & Story Starters | Printable & Digital | Google

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The Owl Teacher
Grade Levels
3rd - 5th, Homeschool
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Halloween can be such a fun time. Why not engage your students with these writing prompts and story starters that even your most reluctant writer will enjoy?! This set contains three different types of writing prompts and it's differentiated to meet the needs of all your students!

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This Product Includes:

  • 30 Halloween themed story starter cards
  • 9 "Do you believe in..." cards
  • 27 Engaging writing prompts that vary from persuasive writing prompts, descriptive writing, opinion writing, and much more!
  • Differentiated writing publishing papers - 6 different types!
  • Planning page/graphic organizer
  • Printing options- colored or b/w versions
  • Digital version so that your students can complete it online or at home via Google Slides.

This resource is perfect for:

  • Halloween class activities
  • Reading and writing centers
  • Whole class setting
  • Homework
  • Small group work
  • Early finishers
  • ... and so much more!

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Final Notes:

While I recommend printing in color and laminating materials for future use, it is not necessary.

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Total Pages
55 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.


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