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Little Red Riding Hooks. Great alternatives to introductions, hooks, and leads . “ Once upon a time, there lived a little girl with a red riding hood…” . KIND OF A BORING, CLICHÉ INTRO! There are more interesting ways to start off this famous story. Eight Techniques to Consider .

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Little Red Riding Hooks

Great alternatives to introductions, hooks, and leads


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Once upon a time, there lived a little girl with a red riding hood…”

  • KIND OF A BORING, CLICHÉ INTRO!

  • There are more interesting ways to start off this famous story.

  • Eight Techniques to Consider


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Technique one:

  • Start with a short (four- or five-word maximum), effective sentence:

    • Her hair shone gold.


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Technique two:

  • Start with an interesting metaphor or simile:

    • The wolf was a tornado, changing the lives of all who crossed his path.


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Technique three:

  • Start with an interesting question for the reader to ponder:

    • Who could have thought that a simple trip to Grandma’s house could end in tragedy?


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Technique four:

  • Start with a subordinate clause or other complex sentence form:

    • Though the road to Grandma’s house was spooky, Red skipped along with an air of confidence.


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Technique five:

  • Start with a riddle:

    • Who has big eyes, big teeth and is dressed in Grandma’s clothes? Yes, you guessed it, the Big Bad Wolf.


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Technique six:

  • Fill in these blanks: “___ was the kind of ___ who/that ___”

    • Little Red was the kind of girl who thought wolves would never bother her.


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Technique seven:

  • Capture a feeling or emotion:

    • You might be surprised to learn that a little girl couldn’t recognize her own grandmother.


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Technique eight:

  • Use a string of adjectives:

    • Tall, dark, and with an air of confidence, the woodsman entered the house.