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					'An idea is not fully germinated unless you put it down on paper.'
  My teacher used to say that. That got me writing about every small thing. Her words
proved a force enough to drive me into writing. Alas! If it were all that easy. But it's
not. Children will not take to writing just as easily as they will to sports or some other
extra curricular activities. And that is why there is a need to get them there. Writing
prompts is one such medium which has proved to be successful in getting the
elementary kids to write (That's when you can get them into the mold so that their
interest will last for a lifetime)
  Writing prompts for kids are given with the purpose that they will pique the interest
of the students by suggesting some such topics that they'd want to write about. In
providing creative writing prompts for elementary kids, you are developing in them
the ability to think, reason, form views, process different kinds of information and
finally write about it. Thus develops in them the love of article writing or any other
form of writing because they are writing about what they like. In the following article,
we shall give you some such writing prompts for elementary kids (free, no less).
Choose what you like and start writing.
  Persuasive Writing Prompts for Elementary Kids
  Persuasive - meaning to persuade. And for that to happen the student needs to have
logic and reason and the ability to convince and persuade the other. Not only is he
using his thinking power but also his reasoning. Here are some writing prompts for
elementary students that you can use: Is it wrong to lie? Is honesty always the best
policy? Is honesty always the best policy? Are you a good neighbor? Why? What
would you do if you saw a bully ragging your friend? What super power would you
ask for if you were granted one and why? How would you convince the principal that
you need to go on a school trip? Which is your favorite time of the day and why do
you consider it so special? What would you do if your parents didn't allow you to go
for a school trip? How would you convince your parents to buy you a cycle for your
birthday? What would happen if all the animals started talking? How would you
convince your friend to not cheat in an exam? What would happen if ewe slept in the
day and worked at night? What would you do if you lost your way at the super market
one day? Creative Writing Prompts for Elementary Kids
  These are certain printable writing prompts for elementary kids that will force the
students to think out of the box and then make use of their creativity to best put the
point forth. Choose what you like among these creative writing prompts for kids and
then distribute it to the students to hone their writing skills: What happened on your
first day of school? What would you do if you were alone at home and the electricity
suddenly went off? What would happen if all the roads in your town became rivers?
How would you get through? What would happen if a famous person comes to visit
your home? An event in your life that you will always remember. Write a story about
it in detail. What would you do if you were invisible for a day? How would you spend
your Sunday if there was no electricity the whole day through? If you could go to
Hollywood for a day, who would you want to meet? Why? If you could be on a TV
show for a day, which one would you want to get into? What would you do if you
won a huge lottery? And now that you have these writing prompts for kids in
elementary and middle school, you can use them and make great writers of your
students! And not only will they get into the mold of writing with the help of these
writing prompts for elementary kids, but in the process, they'll also hone their skills at
reasoning and using logic. Win-win.
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