Writing Prompt Wednesday


Level 1: What do you see in this picture? Who is there? How many? What season?

Level 2: Write 3-5 sentences to describe the scene.

Level 3: Write a short story about where these people are, how they feel, and what they are doing.

Creative Writing: Imagine that these people are making plans for tomorrow. Write a story about this conversation.

Academic Writing: Write a how-to essay that explains either 1) how to start a fire, or 2) how to dress warmly for snow.

Bonus: The people are probably eating s’mores and drinking hot chocolate. Write a journal entry about these snacks. Have you had them? Do you like them? What are your preferred campfire snacks?


Photo Credit: Mt. Hood Territory on Flickr

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