Here are some free creative writing resources for you to download. The first file explains what you need for writing a story, and the others are one-page “writing prompts” you can use – for ages 6 to 12 – to get children thinking about ideas for writing stories. I’ve been a teacher for years, and I think these might help you keep your kids busy. I’ve written them so that different learners, at different stages can use them.
It’s also a good idea to get your kids to write a diary, to help them with expressing feelings. Several of my writing prompts are designed to help with expressing feelings…
Creative Writing Prompts – What you need to write a story – Anthony Burt
Creative Writing Prompts – War stories – Anthony Burt
Creative Writing Prompts – Pets indoors stories – Anthony Burt
Creative Writing Prompts – Spooky stories – Anthony Burt
Hope they help!