Halloween Writing: Pumpkin Characterization and Symbolism for ANY text!

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4th - 12th, Homeschool
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This Halloween writing prompt or fall evidence-based writing assignment will have your students thinking critically about a character or author from ANY piece of literature! Students use this fall writing prompt to express character traits and symbolism.
You will get:
⭐Two exemplary paragraphs with evidence (Poe and Harry Potter)
⭐Student coloring worksheet
⭐Color connotation guide in color and in black lines
⭐Digital pumpkin option to use for pre-planning or for those who can print worksheets (see video preview)
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