Scary Story Writing 101 (Interactive or Distance Learning)

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Grade Levels
5th - 10th, Homeschool
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80 pages
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Scary Story Writing 101

Scary Story Writing 101 is an entertaining and effective way to review narrative story elements.

Students use photos - embedded with single-line prompts - to write creepy stories they’ll want to share. This is, without question, one of my students’ favorite narrative units of all time.

Students will...

…use contrasting settings to create a mood,

…design a “something’s not right” event or character, and

…surprise readers with a heart-stopping“Uh-Oh” Moment.

What do I get?

30 Scary Story Lines and Photos in 2 Formats: Presentation Slides and Individual Cards

How to Write a Scary Story

Scary Story Skeleton Template

Lesson Plans

Revision Log

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Total Pages
80 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Semester
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