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Scary Story Writing Club
Let's Get Spooky! How to Write a Scary Halloween Story (Creative Writing Class)
In this one-off 50 minute lesson, we will explore ways to build tension within a story.
Sarah Logan UK Teacher
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Find out how to write a gut-gurgling, eye-popping short story in this one-off lesson. Tension... The best authors use it... Building and building until we find ourselves holding our breath, reading faster and faster just so we can turn the page. But how do they do it? Join my lesson where we explore the spooky secrets behind building scary stories. Delve into the authors' box of tricks and experiment with techniques such as ellipses, changing the weather, putting characters in danger...
Children will learn a range of literary devices that they can use to add tension, colour and flavour (US. color and flavor) to their writing.
I am a teacher of 18 years and have full training in safeguarding and creating age-appropriate content for fictional writing.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
This lesson will feature imaginary Halloween characters and story settings. All characters and settings will be created by myself and be age appropriate. Please contact me prior to the lesson if this causes any concerns.
Sarah Logan UK Teacher
Qualified UK Teacher with a passion for maths, coding and creative writing
🇬🇧Lives in the United Kingdom
87 total reviews
102 completed classes
I’m a UK qualified teacher and have been teaching in state schools for 17 years. Here in the UK we teach holistically from ages 4 through to 11, so our training covers the whole breadth of subjects that a child might learn at school (which is...