Writing Worksheets - Story Pictures

Students can write stories to go along with these pictures. Each worksheet includes a fun cartoon picture, and a few sheets of lined writing paper.

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Story Pictures
Write a story to go along with the picture. The illustration shows a father and son on a fishing trip. The father's got a tiny fish and his son has a giant fish.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A pig is floating in a swimming pool and a cat is getting ready to dive in.
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This picture shows a fierce dragon presenting flowers to a lovely lady.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Why is there a kitten in a tree? What is the little girl saying to the kitten?
2nd through 5th Grades
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A child is walking past a box with a puppy in it. One the side of the box is the word "free".
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A young girl sneaks in her baby sister's room. What does she see? The baby is in a crib crying. What will she do?
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Two kids are passing a beach ball to each other in a swimming pool. Write a creative story to go along with the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A young boy with a backpack is looking up at a mean monster, who is dressed in a shirt and tie.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This picture shows a a little girl watching a magician as he makes a rabbit disappear from his hat. In the background we see the bunny hopping away.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This picture shows a young farm girl excitedly looking at horses.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This picture shows a boy with an iPad tablet computer. Perhaps he's using Facetime or looking at digital photos.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A boy is looking up at his kite, which is caught in a large tree.
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This picture shows two kids with a baby buggy snooping around a huge, dilapidated, spooky Victorian house.
2nd through 5th Grades
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The boy in this graphic is daydreaming of becoming a skiing champion.
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Two kids are washing a car. Write a few paragraphs to go along with this storypic.
2nd through 5th Grades
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The young man in this picture is roasting a marshmallow over a bonfire.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This picture shows nervous young girl and her mother in a doorway. The girl is holding a rainbow lunch box.
Kindergarten to 5th Grades
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This picture shows a child who dropped her ice cream cone on the ground. A small kitten has come up to lick up the mess.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This picture shows a young detective with a magnifying glass, searching for clues.
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In this picture, a boy is standing on a dock, pointing to his small rowboat.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A girl in a long dress is trying to catch butterflies and insects in a net.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A man on overalls is leaning inside the hood of a car, trying to figure out what's wrong.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Three people are having cake to celebrate a birthday.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A child dress as Abraham Lincoln is standing on a stage. Above him is a banner that reads, "School Play".
Kindergarten to 5th Grades
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On this worksheet, you see two firefighters - a man and a woman. Write a creative a story to go along with the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This chaotic scene has dogs, cats, turtles, and birds.
2nd through 5th Grades
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In this picture a boy is handing an apple to his teacher. Write a fun story to explain what's happening.
Kindergarten to 5th Grades
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What is this girl typing into her laptop computer? Write a thoughtful story that explains what the picture is about.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Color the picture of this unusual tennis match and write a story to explain what's going on.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This picture shows a dog chasing a mailman down the street. Students can write a story to tell what, exactly, is happening.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This Seuss-inspired picture has a cat, riding upside-down on a unicycle while carrying a birthday cake.
Kindergarten to 3rd Grades
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A girl is looking out of a window and sees a swarm of buzzing bumble bees.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This boy is reading a note. He looks nervous! Why?
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Why is this baker frustrated? Color the illustration and write a creative story.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This girl seems to be helping her father with his computer troubles. Explain the scene and color the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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In this illustration, a girl is singing and dancing, with music notes all around her.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A child is standing in the lunch line and he/she can't decide whether to choose veggies or pizza.
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This little mouse has found a different kind of mouse. Explain what this little fellow is thinking as he holds up the computer mouse.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Here's a picture of a man with a suitcase and passport. Where is he going? Write a narrative and color the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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These two friends are rockin' away on their guitars. Color the graphic and write a story to tell what's going on.
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The scuba diver has made a new underwater friend. Write a short story that explains how they met and color the underwater scene.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Why is this angry man climbing the ladder? Students color the picture and write a creative story.
2nd through 5th Grades
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It's a car with hands! Write a story to explain this most unusual picture. Then, color it in.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A cat and a dog and a mouse chase each other. Your students will enjoy writing a creative tale to describe this scene.
2nd through 5th Grades
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In this illustration, a pig is looking at a small spider. Color the picture and make up a story to tell what's happening.
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Invite your students to tell why this elephant is all dressed up!
2nd through 5th Grades
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Students write a story to explain why this angry horse is chasing the rancher across the desert.
2nd through 5th Grades
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How did this cute little squirrel find this loaf of bread? And what will he do next?
2nd through 5th Grades
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It's a treasure map! Students can tell you where it leads, and what can be found at the end of the trail.
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In this picture, a small puppy is confidently walking past a very large cat.
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Holiday Story Pictures
A superhero is flying through the air with a birthday cake. Write a creative story to go along with the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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It's Christmas and the elves are on strike! What will Santa do? Write a holiday story to go along with this picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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What is the world did Santa find in his bag!?! This one is a favorite with kids. Create a Christmas story to explain this unusual picture.
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This fox is dressed up as Santa. Write a story to explain why.
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Santa's taking the night off and this reindeer is carrying his sack. Students can write a story to explain the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Santa's been caught playing video games when he should be delivering presents. Create a funny story to go along with the picture.
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A girl made a mug to give to her dad on Father's Day, but now it's broken! What will she do?
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Why is Punxsutawney Phil driving a car? Write a story to explain the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A scary Halloween jack-o-lantern is chasing this dog! Students can write about the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Something is scaring this trick-or-treater...what could it be? Students develop a story to explain why this person is so frightened.
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A gruesome werewolf is scaring everyone in town. Write a Halloween story to go along with the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Eeeew! Would you eat a burger with eyeballs in it? Students can write about the gross picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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These two friends can't decide on the best way to carve this pumpkin. Maybe your student writers can help.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A boy is looking at a menorah. Write a story to go with the graphic.
2nd through 5th Grades
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The mouse is being chased by a dreidel! Write a Hanukkah story to describe the cartoon.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A mother is hugging a child, who is holding a special Mother's Day card in his hand.
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This man has caught a little leprechaun! Write a St. Patrick's Day story to go along with the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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The turkey is holding up a sign. Write words in the sign, then explain the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A turkey, dressed in a bib, is holding up a knife and a fork. Write a Thanksgiving story to explain why.
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A turkey is holding up a sign that says "Vegetarians-R-Us." Write a silly story to explain the illustration.
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These two octopi are in love with each other. Write a Valentine's Day love story to describe the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A giant puppy and a tiny kitty make an unusual pair, but they do seem to care for each other. Write a Valentine's Day story to describe the picture.
2nd through 5th Grades
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This little guy doesn't look like he's too fond of winter. Write a story that tells what's happening in the cartoon.
2nd through 5th Grades
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