Halloween Creative Writing

Most children love exercising their creative writing muscles when it comes to Halloween! There's something about the spookiness of the celebrations that appeals. It is a wonderful excuse to brainstorm some really interesting spooky words with the help of our word mat and cards, build up a Halloween character or two with our story character worksheets, and inspire a story with our poster / whiteboard photo collection! And if you scroll down and follow the links at the bottom of this page you will find Halloween vocabulary for younger children, Halloween story paper for writing the finished stories, and Halloween story starters for those kids who still want a prompt to get started...

Halloween Sensory Poem Seven Lines

Halloween Sensory Poem

The kids will love this seven line Halloween sensory poem! Perfect if you're teaching the children how to write poetry.

My Story Character Worksheets - Halloween

My Story Character Worksheets - Halloween

Developing a character for a story can be daunting, but these fun character worksheets will help start the kids off. This set is full of spooky Halloween characters - 8 in total, including witches, cats and ghosts!

My Story Character Worksheets - Monsters

My Story Character Worksheets - Monsters

Why not write a story about monsters? We have just the printable to help! Kids can plan out the characteristics of their monsters before they start their story writing using either our blank or guided worksheets. There are 9 rather lovable monsters in each pack!

Spooky Scene Story Paper

Spooky Scene Story Paper

There are 10 "spooky scenes" in this set of story paper pages, which tie in with our spooky scene posters, slideshow and worksheets. At the back of the pack you will find an add-on sheet which can be used to make the stories as long as the kids keep going ...

Spooky Scene Writing Prompt Slideshow

Spooky Scene Writing Prompt Slideshow

Watch this spooky scene pdf slideshow with the kids on your computer screen or whiteboard and ask them to brainstorm words, feeling and ideas. A fun way to spark the imagination and inspire some creative writing!

Spooky Story Word Cards

Spooky Story Word Cards

We've made our Spooky Story Word Cards with creepy-looking fonts, so they're perfect for Halloween displays. There are 25 cards in this set so you should find all the spooky words that you need! They're also perfect for vocabulary work...

Spooky Story Word Mat

Spooky Story Word Mat

This Spooky Story Word Mat is packed full of spook and scary words to help inspire the kids to write a spine-chilling story! Perfect for Halloween...

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