Back to School Picture Prompts for Writing



Back-to-School Picture Prompts for Writing

Your students will always have something to write about with these engaging, visual picture prompts for writing! Even your most reluctant writer will enjoy writing! These picture writing prompts are also useful for ELLs as they offer a lot of writing support! Writing Prompts with pictures are perfect for Writer’s Workshop, Work on Writing during Daily 5, Writing Centers, Substitute Teachers, Fast Finishers, or made into writing journals!

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This no-prep, print-and-go product contains:

✐1 first day of school mini-book

✐Sentence a day page (for one week)

✐5 Narrative Picture Prompts for Writing

✐2 Descriptive Writing Picture Prompts

✐Descriptive Writing Graphic Organizer

✐3 List it Writing Prompts

✐1 Use All the Words “Challenge” Writing Prompt

✐4 What if? Higher-Order Thinking Writing Prompts

✐1 New Friend Interview

✐1 Opinion Picture Writing Prompt

✐ Opinion Writing Graphic Organizer

✐Editing Checklist


These writing prompts are print-and-go, they are at the top of the paper that your students will do their writing on.


All the picture prompts for writing come with 3 different choices for printing: primary lines, plain lines, and strips for quick writes or a prewriting/drawing space. The opinion writing prompt and the description writing prompts also come with the choice of having the writing graphic organizer on the page. They also come in full color to print, laminate and put in your writing center for more permanency!

Paper choices to print on the backside include:

✎ primary lines whole page

✎ plain lines whole page

✎ primary lines with a space for a picture

✎ plain lines with space for a picture


If you like this product, you may also like:

Picture Prompts for Writing for Younger Learners

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Image of a Back to School Picture Prompt for Writing and a CUPS editing checklist. Text: Pick-a-Prompt Back to School.

Back to School Picture Prompts for Writing