Daily Archives: October 10, 2021

Building Suspense in Creative Writing


In creative writing, the only thing that will keep the reader engaged in your story until the last page is by building effective suspense. This resource includes a visual chart of the different types of suspense to include in writing and includes relevant examples and tips to achieve it.

In addition, also included in this resource are two suspense building activities and 4 pages of notes on how to effectively build suspense within any type of story.

Please see the preview for more details.

You may also be interested in the following products:

Creating Characters in Creative Writing

Creative Writing Activity

Creative Writing Bundle

Exploring the Elements of Fiction in Creative Writing

Introduction to Creative Writing

It’s teaching made easy!

Total Pages
6 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration

FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON – “NWF – Nonsense Word Fluency Scarecrow FREEBIE from Ms. Lendahand”

by Ms Lendahand of Lendahand’s Printables
Kindergarten – 2nd Grade

Assess Nonsense Words with a SCARECROW theme.

One school assessment and one homework assessment provided.

For more school and homework assessments along with parent letters see my monthly homework teacher packs:)



Ms. Lendahand;)


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