Story Tension Checklist


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  • Sep 12th

    The best thing to use but not too many sheets, please.

    • Sep 12th

      Hi Esther_Sunshine,
      It's great to hear you like the resource - Thanks for sharing! :)

      There are 3 sheets contained in this resource with different checking versions, depending on who you would like to do the checking i.e. pupil, pupil/teacher, pupil/peer/teacher

  • May 29th

    I would use this for teaching narratives to my Stage 2 students...students mostly don't build up their complication and need a checklist

  • Apr 5th

    Ideal as a checklist for adventures and, with adaptation, for other types of stories.

  • Feb 9th

    To help Y6 pupils write a story using suspense techniques.

  • Nov 9th

    To assist pupils with a (Gothic Horror) writing task on creating tension.
    Fabulous checklist!

  • Jun 23rd

    writing suspense stories with Y4 children.

    • Jun 23rd

      Hi kez3101,
      Sounds great! Thanks for sharing :)

  • Jun 8th

    writing own suspense story from story map(Pi Corbet style)

    • Jun 8th

      Hi krabbit, thank you for commenting and sharing your thoughts! :)

  • Jun 6th

    Writing a problem, building suspense

  • May 30th

    Guided Reading for children to identify the features of suspense in writing

  • Apr 23rd

    Story writing

  • Feb 11th


  • Jan 28th

    Suspense checklist

Story Tension Checklist

Story Tension Checklist - Make sure you have everything you need to create tension in your story with this handy checklist! Add points of your own too if you think of any more.
This resource is available in Editable, Dyslexic and Standard.
  • Homepage » Key Stage 2 » English » Writing » Fiction » Story Writing » Story Writing Aids
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » English » Keystage 2 » Upper KS2 - Years 5 and 6 » Writing - Composition » Draft and write » In narratives, describe settings, characters and atmosphere and integrate dialogue to convey character and advance the action
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    • Twinkl added Editable Version on Jul 24th
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