Fairy Tale Writing PowerPoint | Fairy Tales


These bright and engaging fairy tale writing slides will make teaching fairy tales easy.


Explore all of the elements of fairy tales including text structure, language features, punctuation, grammar, characters, settings, effective sentences, and more!


There are 200+ slides that include teaching and learning activity slides – each activity also comes with a slide for you to personalise for your class: add your own text boxes and images, or write over with dry-erase markers.


This resource is super-easy to use with a hyperlinked menu and suggested 26-lesson teaching sequence. You can also just use the slides you need, as and when you need them.


Both PowerPoint and Google Slides format included for teachers who use Google Classroom.


Are you looking for bright and engaging fairy tale writing slides and printables that will make teaching fairy tales easy? These fairy tale writing slides include all of the fairy tale story elements and guided writing slides to help students write their own fairy tales!


Your students will LOVE these slides! They will look forward to the fun activities and matching printables that help them to improve their writing. They will explore and identify essential fairy tale elements, compare popular stories, explore character descriptions and interesting settings, and plan and brainstorm fairy tales, including fractured fairy tales.


Also included are fairy tale guided writing slides which are the perfect scaffold to ensure students include everything they need to be successful!


Not only is this resource engaging for students – it’s easy to use for teachers! This 200+ slide PowerPoint/Google slides includes an interactive menu, a home button on each slide, and a suggested 25-lesson teaching sequence.

This resource includes:

200+ bright and engaging fairy tale teaching and learning slides

✔Slides covering Exploring Fairy Tales, Characters, Settings, Fairy Tale Structure, Fractured Fairy Tales, Fairy Tale Planning, Grammar and Punctuation, and more!

✔Guided writing slides are also included to guide students in writing a fairy tale, step-by-step!

✔Learning Intention, Success Criteria checklists for two levels of achievement (retell a fairy tale and write a fairy tale

✔Suggested teaching sequence for implementing the slides in the classroom

✔Hyperlinked menu for easily finding the resource you need

✔PowerPoint and Google Slides (PDF with link to create your own copy) in standard format to fit all smartboards

✔Pages are an easy-to-print size

✔Rearrange/delete/insert your own slides

✔ PLUS printable fairy tale activity and scaffold worksheets, including Fairy Tale Fact File.

Google Slide information:

In the download you will receive a PDF with the Google Slides product link.

You must have a Google account to access the slides. Google accounts are free.

Concepts covered in fairy tale writing slides:


  • What do you know about fairy tales?
  • What questions do you have about fairy tales?
  • Which fairy tales do you know?
  • Draw a picture of a fairy tale.
  • What is a fairy tale?
  • What makes a story a fairy tale?
  • Types of magic in fairy tales.
  • Fairy tales around the world.
  • How are fairy tales different from other stories?
  • What is your favourite fairy tale?
  • Listen to a fairy tale.
  • Fairy tale map – Red Riding Hood
  • Fairy tale map – blank
  • Comparing fairy tales
  • Red Riding Hood – example
  • Goldilocks and the Three Bears
  • Jack and the Bean Stalk
  • The Three Billy Goats Gruff
  • The Frog Prince
  • The Princess and the Pea
  • Hansel and Gretel
  • Talk About Text – blank
  • Character types
  • Character types – Snow White example
  • Character types – Cinderella example
  • Character types – template
  • Character traits
  • Describe the Big Bad Wolf – example
  • Describe Grandma
  • Describe Red Riding Hood
  • Describe the giant
  • Describe the witch
  • Describe Sleeping Beauty
  • Describe the Gingerbread Man
  • Describe the sly fox
  • Describe a character – blank
  • Saying verbs – said has fled
  • 100 saying verbs
  • Dialogue – what could these characters be saying? (one character)
  • Dialogue – what could these characters be saying? (two characters)
  • Describe the tortoise (with dialogue)
  • Describe Henny Penny
  • Describe Baby Bear
  • Describe little pig
  • Describe a character – blank
  • Is your character good or bad?
  • Two sides to the story – who do you believe?
  • How characters change
  • Character changes – Cinderella
  • Character changes – blank
  • Where do fairy tales take place?
  • Describing settings – sight
  • Describing settings – sound
  • Describing settings – touch
  • Describing settings – smell
  • Describing settings – taste
  • Describing settings – one page
  • Describing settings – icons
  • Describe a gingerbread house
  • Describe a fairy ring
  • Describe a magic well
  • Describe a shoe house
  • Describe a haunted forest
  • Describe a setting
  • Fairy tale story map – Red Riding Hood
  • Five sentence fairy tale template – example
  • Five sentence fairy tale – ‘Once upon a time…’
  • Five sentence fairy tale – story elements
  • Five sentence fairy tale – who, where, when etc
  • Fairy tale structure – beginning, middle, end
  • Fairy tale structure – orientation, series of events, complication, solution, resolution
  • Castle story planning
  • A great beginning – story starters
  • Beginning – how to write a simple beginning
  • Middle – how to write a middle
  • End – how to write an ending
  • Roll a fairy tale
  • Punctuation overview
  • Capital letters and full stop exercise
  • Exclamation mark exercise
  • Question mark exercise
  • Comma exercise
  • Choose your own punctuation exercise
  • Punctuate these sentences
  • Punctuate these sentences – template
  • Conjunctions – AND, SO, BECAUSE & BUT
  • Stretch-a-sentence – snake
  • Stretch-a-sentence – pie
  • Stretch-a-sentence – jellybeans
  • Stretch-a-sentence – goat
  • Stretch-a-sentence – template
  • Adjectives
  • Transform your adjectives – big
  • Transform your adjectives – nice
  • Transform your adjectives – template
  • Build better descriptions – big
  • Build better descriptions – pretty
  • Build better descriptions – sad
  • Build better descriptions – good
  • Build better descriptions – template
  • Adverbs – hopped
  • Adverbs – template
  • Adverbs – match the picture
  • Adverbs – match the picture template
  • Fairy tale word bank
  • Transitional adverbs
  • Adverbs of time
  • Show don’t tell – scared
  • Show don’t tell – nervous
  • Show don’t tell – love
  • Show don’t tell – sad
  • Show don’t tell – angry
  • Show don’t tell – surprised
  • Show don’t tell – frustrated
  • Show don’t tell – template
  • What is a fractured fairy tale?
  • How to fracture a fairy tale
  • My fairy tale planning #1
  • My fairy tale planning #2
  • Brainstorming bonanza – witch example
  • Brainstorming bonanza – owl
  • Brainstorming bonanza – girl at market
  • Brainstorming bonanza – baby bear
  • Brainstorming bonanza – gingerbread man
  • Brainstorming bonanza – puppy
  • Brainstorming bonanza – monster boy
  • Brainstorming bonanza – troll
  • Brainstorming bonanza – template
  • Structure of a fairy tale – ‘what happened next?’
  • 1.Name your hero
  • 2.Name your villain
  • 3.Name your friend
  • 4.Choose your setting
  • 5.Choose your problem
  • 6.Write your beginning
  • 7.Write your middle
  • 8.Write your ending
  • 9.Edit your work
  • 10.Write your final copy


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