There are a number of different methods of setting a match ablaze and come up with story ideas.
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Writing in classroom journals is one powerful strategy to get students to respond to literature, gain writing fluency, or increase dialogue in writing with another student or the teacher.
Journal writing is a great way for students to stretch their thinking and look at things from different perspectives.
The following topics cause the writer to predict or try to things from an unusual perspective.
Here are a few possible writing journal prompts: Another kind of creative writing journal is about observing the world around you, keeping notes, and practicing other skills that are important for writers.
Here are some ideas for things that students could note in such a journal: Did you know…
All you need is one writing prompt to light your imaginative fire and you can burn through a book idea, formulating the plot and all with just a single prompt.
You can even write a powerful short story with a small prompt!
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Describe someone who is a hero to you and explain why. Write about a time in your life when you struggled with a choice and made the right one. Imagine yourself in a different century and describe an average day in your life. Which character from a book would you most like to meet and why? Convince someone why music or art or computers are important in your life.