On these monthly web pages, you will find topics that pertain to each month's themes, holidays, and events.
You will also find writing ideas for specific dates and events for each month.
He just looked down at his plate as if she had done nothing at all.
Have each member in the creative writing class or workshop bring in an image, along with a short written passage, on a separate piece of paper, that describes what the image means to the individual.
Collect the images, shuffle them and pass them out, so that no one has the image he or she brought.
Now have each person write a passage that describes the subject or event shown in the photo and what it means. Following this, ask the owner of the image to explain what the image meant to him or her.On this page, you will find a large list of writing topics that will spark creative ideas in your students during journal and creative writing activities.I have created these writing lists during my 22 years of teaching experience.I have grouped these creative writing prompts together into categories of similar topics to make it easier for you to find writing ideas in the area that you are interested in.First, you will find creative writing prompts for each month of the year.Behind him, nothing but ash-colored sky, bare trees, and plumes of smoke belching from the factory in the distance.A lone sparrow rested on a branch, one beady eye watching.Ever since, the character avoids confrontation, and when faced with the anger of another turns pale and stutters." Discuss the appropriate use of dramatization and narrative summary, and provide students with an example of each.Then present individuals or small groups with a statement that inappropriately "tells," such as Jane did what she always did when she was angry with her father.With these components or ones inspired by a more conventional poem, individuals may construct a story. Whichever side one takes, the other's must take the opposing view.Have each pair politely and respectfully debate their subject for five or ten minutes.