Innovative
Classroom

Center Focus

The Scariest Thing

  1. Have your kids respond to the following topic to help celebrate Halloween:

    The scariest thing that has ever happened to me was…

  2. Let your class use this scary stationery to respond to the topic. They will have even more fun continuing this idea when writing on spooky stationery.
  3. Make sure to have your kids share these with the class. You may want to have a class "campfire" when reading the stories!

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