Story Cards: Thanksgiving and Halloween

These storytelling task cards are perfect for thanksgiving and halloween-themed lessons that focus on speaking, creative storytelling, communication, or even writing!

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10/5/20222 min read

Story Cards are a great way to warm up a class! These storytelling task cards are perfect for Thanksgiving and Halloween-themed lessons that focus on speaking, creative storytelling, communication, or even writing! No matter if it's a lesson that focuses on Thanksgiving, Halloween, Autumn Celebrations, Autumn activities, a vocabulary project, a creative writing workshop, or just a warm-up activity - use these cards to make your students use their creativity!

These Thanksgiving and Halloween-themed story cards were added to my

Story Cards Growing Bundle

What is it?

  • a versatile ELA activity

  • focusing on communication and accuracy

  • ESL levels: A2/B1 -> but can be used with more advanced students as well!

  • for classroom and digital use

  • individual or pair/group work

  • a lot of fun and super cute!

What's included?

  • 31 unique story cards: each card consists of 4 different graphics - all stories are seasonal! + short rules of the game

  • a printable template to let your students design their own stories

  • a PDF file with 1 card per page

  • a printable PDF version with 3 cards per page

  • in both A4 and US Letter format

  • in colour and B&W

Can be used as:

  • a warm-up activity - grab your students' attention with a quick story

  • a speaking task - use the cards to practice cooperative storytelling

  • a homework assignment - some students create amazing stories when not under pressure

  • a writing assignment - use the cards as writing prompts to practice writing and accuracy

  • a classroom project - create a story and draw it as a project

Aims of the activity:

  • to review/learn thematic vocabulary, objects, and verbs

  • to be able to form longer sentences

  • to foster creativity and communication

  • to review grammar and practice accuracy

  • to have fun!

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