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Pie Corbett’s Creative Writing – Build Suspense In KS2 Storywriting With Original Tale ‘The Old Mill’

Key Stage

KS2

Age

Years 3-6

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Examples of suspense writing KS2

Are you looking for tension story ideas and suspense writing examples?

This download contains an original tension writing example by literacy expert Pie Corbett and classroom activities to help pupils with their own writing.

By analysing the story, children will learn to build excitement and suspense through whispers and warnings.

If you’re looking for another tension writing example, check out Alison Wilcox’s five tips for descriptive writing here.

Click here to download more great free Pie Corbett stories, poems and resources.


Pie Corbett is an English educational trainer, writer, author and poet who has written over 200 books. He is also known for promoting creative approaches in the classroom and has experience as a teacher, headteacher and Ofsted inspector. Follow him on Twitter at @PieCorbett.

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