Writing Help 2018-07-30T16:15:26+00:00

Online Interactive Writing Activities: Write Your Own Stories, Books, Comics, Letters and Poems

Story Maker
Make your own Fairy Tale, Horror Story or Science Fiction story.

Answer questions about what you want to happen in your story by typing in your own words or clicking on labeled pictures.

Dot’s Story Factory from PBSKids
Write your own story with or without Dot’s help. 

Add stickers, draw pictures, or add photos to illustrate your writing. You can even share your writing online.

Stapleless Book
Create and print a little 8-page book on any topic.

Each page can be based on one of seven different layouts.  (Watch this video to see how to fold and cut your book so it stays together without staples.)Type in the text you want on each page.  Make any type of book you want: picture book, nonfiction book, books of lists or facts, fiction, scrapbook, journal, personal dictionary, or any other type of book you want.
Additional information and book ideas.

Goosebumps Graphix
Create and print your own graphic novel or comic book.

Choose a layout, settings, characters and objects for each panel. Add speech bubbles and the words each character speaks.  Print your comic book or graphic novel when it is complete.

Writing How-to Instructions
How to: Make a Jam Sandwich, Make a Robot, Put up a Tent, or Put a Cover on a Duvet

For each step in the process, select the best sentence that tells what to do.

Letters to Arthur or His Pals
Write to Arthur, Francine, Sue Ellen or the Brain and get a letter back.

Use the drop-down menus to compose your letter to one of these characters. Then hit the Send button. You will immediately get an online letter back from him or her answering you.

Pinky Dinky Doo Story Box
Create a story with a beginning, middle and end.
Select the type of story you want to make – silly, fairy tale, mystery, scary, or outer space story.  Click on your illustrated choices to complete the sentences.  The story is then read aloud as each word is highlighted.

Story Starters for Kids
Need an idea to get you started?
This website will provide you with a beginning sentence for your story. Not inspired by the first one it gives you? Just click for additional ones.

Create Your Own Marvel Comics
Write a comic book or graphic novel with your favorite Marvel characters.
Select and modify the backgrounds, Marvel superhero characters, and speech balloons from this website and add your own captions.

Word Mover
Create poems from words in word banks or add your own words.
Select and move around the “magnetic words” to create and save your own poems.

Online Poetry Writing
OK, young poets, we know you’re pretty good with words, but how many forms of poetry can you create?  Step right up, and create different forms of poems instantly.