1. Thanksgiving Scene
Write a conversation between a settler and a Native American during the first Thanksgiving.
2. Civil Rights Story
Write about a black student who is your age and living during the Civil Rights movement of the '60s. How do people treat her at school? What hope does she have for change?
3. Early Settler
Imagine life as an early settler in the West. Write a story from the perspective of a rancher or huntsman trying to build a home.
Download this page of writing prompts — free!
The DOC version is formatted and ready to use with Microsoft Word, Google Docs, or any other word processor that can open the .DOC file format. The PDF version can be viewed and printed on any computer with a PDF reader.
Index of Writing Prompts