Short stories for children ages 7-12

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Job Description

Twelve original short stories to be generated for children ages 7-12. Each story should have approximately 400 to 500 words and should also list 5 questions at the end, asking the reader about the plot summary, character motivations, reasons for an event, lessons learnt, etc.

Of these twelve stories, six should be adventure / mystery stories. Situations could include strange neighbors, missing dog, halloween scare, being lost in the woods, solving a small mystery, etc. Stories need to be suspenseful, nuanced and family friendly. Examples listed in the link below: http://books.google.com/books/about/Comprehension_Cliffhanger_Stories.html?id=pBL0EG0jiWYC

The other six stories should be around a social situation & should teach a valuable lesson around leadership, cooperation, teamwork, motivation, etc. Situations could include school bullying, a competition, a challenging situation, helping a friend, etc.

Please submit examples of similar work done in the past along with your application (or a high level outline of a sample story in this deliverable). Timeline for the task is 2 weeks. Look forward to hearing from you.