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Short Story Outline Worksheet (Exclusive Sneak Peek right out of Adventure Quest!)


Turn Their Struggle Into A Skill!

Many beginning writers are great at summarizing their entire story into a few sentences AKA writing an outline of the story. This worksheet will help provide prompts to get them to write more sentences and teach them how to write a short story outline.

No more struggling to write more than two to three sentences! Turn their struggle into a skill by providing them with the summary outline worksheet! 

End the overwhelm of trying to put ideas to paper!

Outlining teaches how to write a plan and make notes before trying to dive straight into a story. This is an essential skill to being a productive and writer!

Genre Word Count Cheat Sheets

It's important to know the average word count for various genres. You might be surprised to know there can be a 40k work count difference between a science fiction novel and a historical novel. This cheat sheet provides the word counts for several popular genres, paving the way for the stories your aspiring writer publishes to be legitimately successful, and taken more seriously by the readers and fellow authors!   

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Blackout Poetry with Mystery Authors

Download the excerpts from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie and Mildred A. Wild and create your own blackout poetry!

Top 12 Commonly Confused Words Cheat Sheet

Download the cheat sheet to check your stories for 12 commonly confused words. This cheat sheet includes pronunciation, type of grammar term, meaning, and example sentences.

Hidden Poetry Worksheet

Poems with hidden words and messages are known as acrostic poems. Letters, maps and yes, even poems with hidden messages are a common theme in adventure stories to give the main character a clue.

Short Story Summary Outline Worksheet

Does your student struggle to write more than two to three sentences? Turn their struggle into a skill by using the summary outline worksheet! Many beginning writers are great at summarizing their entire story into a few sentences AKA writing an outline of the story. This worksheet will help provide prompts to get them to write more sentences and teach them how to write a short story outline.

Does your student get overwhelmed when they try to put their ideas to paper? Writing an outline will teach them to write a plan and notes before trying to dive into the story. This is an essential skill to being a productive and writer.

Story Word Count Cheat Sheet

How small is a micro story? How many words do you have to write until you have a novel? What's the difference between a novella and a novelette? The Story Word Count cheat sheet includes the most common types of stories and their word count.

Genre Word Count Cheat Sheet

If you have an aspiring writer on your hands, it's important to know the word count for different genres. There can be a 40k difference between a science fiction novel and a historical novel. 

Story Quest Academy Blog

Find tips and tricks to boost your child's imagination and cultivate their creativity on our blog!

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