Fill in the blanks story- The Giant visits Grandma

Use fill in the blank stories to improve creative writing and storytelling. Fill in the blank stories teach students how important descriptive words are in shaping the story. See how to use Fill in the blank stories.
Download Elf and Dragon Fill in the blank story PDF

 

Basic Story Starter

A _____ elf + must collect _____berries + but first he must pass the _____dragon cave.

 

Fill-in-the-blank Story

One __(adj)__ morning, a __(adj)__ elf is preparing a __(adj)__ potion. The elf has __(adj)__ ears, __(adj)__eyes, and wears a __(adj)__ hat. It makes him look __(adj)__. The elf __(verb)__ some goo, __(adj)__leaves, and a pinch of powder that smells __(adj)__, to his potion.

As he prepares to add the final ingredient, he __(verb)__ , “Oh no! I have run out of __(adj)__ berries. I can’t possibly __(verb)__ my potion without them.” So the elf packs a __(adj)__ satchel and __(verb)__ into the __(adj)__ woods around his home. The woods are full of __(adj)__ sounds, making the elf feel __(adj)__.

The elf knows that the __(adj)__ berries only grow in a __(adj)__ area that is just beyond a dragon cave. The __(adj)__ dragons are a __(adj)__ clan, so the elf feels very __(adj)__ to meet them. As the elf __(adv)__ __(verb)__ closer and closer to the dragon cave, he feels more and more __(adj)__. Soon he sees the edge of the __(adj)__ cave, with its __(adj)__ opening. He __(verb)__, getting closer and closer, when a __(adj)__ dragon __(adv)__ pokes its __(adj)__ head outside, and says, "_________."



Adjective and Verb Lists

Try some of the suggested adjectives, adverbs, and verbs below or use our more complete adjectives list, adverbs list, and verbs list.

 

Adjectives
Cheerful
Nervous
Clever
Ancient
Young

Horrible
Bored
Hardworking

Puny
Monstrous
Silly
Cowardly
Dangerous

Excited
Nervous
Joyful
Tentative
Impatient

Adjectives
Chilly
Bright
Foggy
Spooky

Stinky
Pointy
Round
Floppy
Sparkly
Slimy
Bubbly

Messy
Enchanted
Glowing
Creepy
Cheerful

Verbs
Cry
Whisper
Hiss
Roar

Mix
Create
Pour

Creep
Skip
Bolt
Wander

Adverbs
Quietly
Quickly
Suddenly
Kindly
Foolishly
Lazily

 

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