Free Story Writing Printables

Looking for some help teaching writing to elementary aged students? Looking for some creative writing pages, editing checklists, and story planners? Look no further!



This year I thought I’d get a head start on our writing process and created some helpful printables to help make writing a little easier and a little more fun!

–> Download the Writing Pages Printables <–

One of the things we need to work on this year is our writing skills. Writing isn’t Turbo’s favorite subject and I found out that he does much better if he has a way to plan out stories or letters prior to working on them.

So this year I created a bunch of different writing pages to help make the process a little less painful.

What’s Included?


(not all worksheets shown)

Editing Checklists: (These are small 2×3 sized cards that can be laminated then hole punched. Store them on a keyring for quick access to help students edit and proof their writing! (See above photo)

  • Editing Checklist
  • Proofing Marks
  • Capitalization Checklist
  • Grammar Review
  • Punctuation Listing

Writing Pages:

  • My Story Plan Web
  • Writing Structure Outline
  • My Story Writing Pages (3 different line heights)
  • My Book Report Outline
  • My Report Writing Pages (3 different line heights)
  • Friendly Letter Template (2 different line heights)
  • Thank You Letter Template (2 different line heights)
  • Vocabulary Word Template

–> Download the Writing Pages Printables <–

I hope this blesses you in some way and makes writing a little bit more fun! For some great writing prompts to go along with these printables check out the Writeshop StoryBuilders! They have several different options, themes, and ideas to help reluctant readers be successful with creative writing!


  • Jacque Watkins @ Mercy Found Me August 28, 2012 at 12:42 am

    THANK you for this, and for all the tools you give us moms to help us teach our kiddos. YOU are such a blessing to me, and I just wanted you to know! I wouldn’t be where I am in my homeschooling adventure without your generous and wonderful resources. Thank you.

  • Honney August 28, 2012 at 12:42 am

    Awesome stuff! Thanks a bunch!

  • Tracy August 28, 2012 at 4:01 am

    I wonder if you ever do Office Printables? I am seeing them more and more to help kids with have a basic reference for important things like measurement, grammar, math etc.

  • Beth Tanner August 28, 2012 at 4:45 am

    This is excellent! Thank you so much for creating and offering such a valuable tool!

  • Sonja A. August 28, 2012 at 5:36 am

    This is sooo fantastic, Erica! Thank you soo much for doing these and for making them free. 🙂

  • Multi-Testing Mommy August 28, 2012 at 5:36 am

    Thank you so much for sharing!

  • Lili Kennedy August 28, 2012 at 5:45 am

    Once again… Out of the ball park!!! These are a great addition to the classroom. Thanks!

  • kellie August 28, 2012 at 5:59 am

    This is AWESOME!! Many, Many Thanks! 🙂

  • Debbie August 28, 2012 at 6:13 am

    Thanks, Erica! These are great! We did a lot of Writer’s Workshop time last year and it helped my (then) 2nd grader a lot. I’d set the timer and just let her write!! We worked our way through the steps of the writing process and her creativity and ideas flowed. Love these portable editing checklists! 🙂

  • mamabeck August 28, 2012 at 6:22 am

    Thank you! Love love love this! I’ve been trying to sort through this in my head, how to do similar, as all of my school-age children will be doing MUCH more writing this year…and you somehow pulled the idea together MUCH better than I was coming up with!

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