Teaching Resource

Halloween Roll a Creepy Story Game

PDF | 1 page|Grades: 2 - 6

A fun, hands-on Halloween activity using dice and a chart to create get prompts for a creative writing activity.

How to use this Halloween themed writing prompt resource:

  1. Students roll a dice and identify the corresponding narrative elements on the chart.
  2. Each narrative element is recorded at the bottom of the sheet.
  3. Once students have “rolled” the characters, setting and complication for their story they can begin to write their narrative.

You may like to print this great Halloween themed writing page for your students to display their work.

Check out our blog article – Ridiculously Fun Halloween Worksheets for more ideas on printable Halloween games to use in the classroom.

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    Kerry McLeod

    These were great and as popular as the Halloween ones….many thanks!

    Kerry McLeod · Jan 10th, 2019


    Hi Kerry,
    Thank you for your lovely comment. I am so glad you are enjoying our resources.

    Kristian · Jan 16th, 2019

    Kerry McLeod

    Our class LOVED these!! We did both the Haunted House and Spooky Scene…..my kids have put in a request for something similar for Christmas please……I said I’d ask you…..job DONE!! LOL


    Kerry McLeod · Nov 1st, 2018


    Hi Kerry,
    What a great idea. I will get our team onto this before the season is well and truly upon us. In the meantime, have you seen all of our roll to create resources? Check out the link below:
    Roll to Create Games

    Kristian · Nov 1st, 2018


    Hello Kerry,
    The links below are to two new Roll to Create resources for Christmas:
    If there is anything else I can assist you with, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

    Kristian · Nov 13th, 2018

    Rhiannon Gibbs

    This is great! I would love to see more of this type of resource with different story options e.g. fairytale, funny story etc.

    Rhiannon Gibbs · Mar 10th, 2018

    Cassie (Teach Starter)

    So glad you love it! We have so many ideas for how this game could be used and will add to the collection when we can. But until then, maybe you’d like to use the editable word version to create your own games too! https://www.teachstarter.com/teaching-resource/blank-roll-create-game/

    Cassie (Teach Starter) · Mar 13th, 2018

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