Blog Writing Prompts

If you haven’t done a writing piece yet, choose one of the prompts below. Write at least 2 paragraphs:

  • Explain how disappointments can have a good side. Think of two examples of times when you were disappointed, but there was a positive side to what happened.
  • Everyone changes as they get older. Write about how you have changed since you started middle school.
  • Think about your bedroom. Write a descriptive piece that includes every tiny detail about what your bedroom looks like and what is in it. Be as descriptive as possible.
  • Your principal has asked students to suggest a school rule that should be changed. Think of one rule that you would like to have changed. Write a letter convincing your principal to change this rule. Be sure to support your opinion with reasons and evidence.

If you don’t like these, come up with your own!


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