How can we craft a spooky story?

Year 5 worked really hard this term to craft, draft and re-draft their very own spooky stories. You can read some of the amazing examples here... see if you can spot their techniques to build tension and suspense (short senteces; ellipsis; onomatopoeias; expanded noun phrases to create a vivid setting and show not tell to indicate how their characters are feeling)!

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