You can also find thousands more downloadable resources in our Resource Bank. What does it feel like to be all alone in the snowy forest?
Ask your class to describe what they think might be behind this door. How would the warm sea water feel, lapping over your toes?
Download image What would it be like to live in this castle, or in the village beyond?
Get the children to work in small groups and come up with some interesting characters who might live in a castle like this.
Teachers tell us they use these prompts to inspire student writing — whether in their journals, as a timed opportunity or to practice inferring meaning “without worrying about getting the right or wrong answer.”They also use them with a variety of learners, from high school to middle or elementary school students to English Language Learners of all ages.
As one teacher put it, she uses them “for helping teenagers to start talking to each other.”Below, we’ve categorized the 160 prompts we published during the 2016-17 school year based on the type of writing they primarily encourage students to do. Plus, we have a lesson plan on how to teach with Picture Prompts, along with other Times images, in case you’re looking for more inspiration.Occasionally, the Hulk whistled as he drove his tiny Nissan Micra to work.Using a picture as a starting point is a surefire way to get children writing with creativity and imagination.An example of the completed planning sheet was done in a shared activity.A Powerpoint that has 52 pictures to inspire writing.My class love it -especially the boys (who I think respond well to the time limit).Related Picture Prompt" class="css-11cwn6f" src="https://static01com/images/2016/08/04/us/04DOOR-LN/04DOORcombo-article Large-v3.jpg? quality=75&auto=webp&disable=upscale" src Set="https://static01com/images/2016/08/04/us/04DOOR-LN/04DOORcombo-article Large-v3.jpg? quality=90&auto=webp 600w,https://static01com/images/2016/08/04/us/04DOOR-LN/04DOORcombo-jumbo-v3.jpg? quality=90&auto=webp 1024w,https://static01com/images/2016/08/04/us/04DOOR-LN/04DOORcombo-super Jumbo-v3.jpg? quality=90&auto=webp 2048w" sizes="((min-width: 600px) and (max-width: 1004px)) 84vw, (min-width: 1005px) 60vw, 100vw" item Prop="url" item ID="https://static01com/images/2016/08/04/us/04DOOR-LN/04DOORcombo-article Large-v3.jpg?If you use this feature with your students, or if you have other ideas for how to use images and writing prompts with students, let us know in the comments section._______Related Picture Prompt" class="css-1m50asq" src="https://static01com/images/2016/06/25/arts/25ROCKETTES1-LN2/25ROCKETTES1-article Large.jpg?quality=75&auto=webp&disable=upscale" src Set="https://static01com/images/2016/06/25/arts/25ROCKETTES1-LN2/25ROCKETTES1-article Large.jpg? quality=90&auto=webp 600w,https://static01com/images/2016/06/25/arts/25ROCKETTES1-LN2/25ROCKETTES1-jumbo.jpg? quality=90&auto=webp 1024w,https://static01com/images/2016/06/25/arts/25ROCKETTES1-LN2/25ROCKETTES1-super Jumbo.jpg? quality=90&auto=webp 2048w" sizes="((min-width: 600px) and (max-width: 1004px)) 84vw, (min-width: 1005px) 60vw, 100vw" item Prop="url" item ID="https://static01com/images/2016/06/25/arts/25ROCKETTES1-LN2/25ROCKETTES1-article Large.jpg? Finals‘Wonder Woman’_______In Your Head Money and Happiness Moving and Sitting Policing Large Man Speech Bubble Above and Below Lady Liberty #2Across the Fence Blue and Red Map, 2012Red and Blue Map, 2016Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down Lady Liberty #1In Case of Emergency Break Glass The American Dream‘Check-In’Norman Rockwell’s ‘Four Freedoms’Hair-Raising Answers to an Open-Ended Question Shredding Blue and Red Mr. What else do you aspire to be incredible at in the future? He had had a tiring week (as per normal), but today was his day off.For years, Hulk had struggled to control his fierce temper and extraordinary strength, but very often things would still go badly wrong.