Story writing from extracts.
Finish these stories.
This document contain short story extracts which will prompt pupils to write exciting, imaginative stories. The story extract is a few sentences / paragraph long and can go at the beginning or in the middle of the pupils' own story.
The extracts are from the following genres:
• mystery stories, (Tasks 1- 4)
• adventure stories (Tasks 5-9)
• dramatic stories (Tasks 10 - 12)
For each extract a grid is given to prompt children to plan their stories and think about what grammar, punctuation and vocabulary they will use to make it interesting.
This resource can be used for story writing practice. It can also be used for exam preparation for example for end of Key Stage 2 writing, entrance exams to Grammar or Independent schools etc.. They can be used in lessons or for homework.