I already shared this link to Surfnetkids Halloween Resources, but since this week’s topic is Halloween Writing Prompts, I decided to share it again. Also, did you know that Harry Houdini died on Halloween, October 31, 1926? Well, now you know!
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Halloween Writing Prompts
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Raise your hand if you love writing prompts! Halloween is a perennial favorite, and can be a great source of writing inspiration. These hand-picked sites offer dozens of ghoulishly fun writing prompts.
Activity Village: Halloween Stationery
Although this Activity Village page does not have any writing prompts, it does have a dozen printable Halloween stationery templates that will add a bit of seasonal fun to your Halloween stories. Most of the templates come in three flavors: blank (no lines), lined, and handwriting lines (dashed line between two solid lines). Designs include jack-o-lanterns, haunted houses, spiders, vampires and witches.
JournalBuddies.com: Halloween Writing for Kids
“It was a dark and stormy night when…” “Running down the street with candy flying, I saw…” “The silliest Halloween ever started when…” These twenty-seven story prompts can be used for individual or group assignments, and are for early elementary ages. Below the prompts are links to Halloween stencils that can be used to illustrate the stories.
Minds in Bloom: 20 Halloween Writing Prompts
“What is the scariest thing that has ever happened to you? Why was it so scary?” “Pretend the mayor of your town wants to outlaw Halloween. Write a letter to convince him that this is not a good idea.” Educator Rachel Lynette offers twenty very creative Halloween writing prompts at her Minds in Bloom site, where she also sells printable classroom resources.
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Halloween Writing Prompts Printable
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