Teaching Writing…WOW!!!

Ok, I have to get my students writing. I am utilizing Tumblr to find interesting writing prompts.  Here are a few examples of dialogue prompts and the creative and fantastic writing that emerged!!!

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P1   “I am calm. I am nothing but calm all the time.” 

P2   “No you’re not! You’re 15 seconds away from starting a fight at anytime.”

P1   “I’m cool. I’m just irritated.”

P2   “You can’t let someone get you to that point.”

P1   “I’m just annoyed at how many people were in line and all the confusion up front.”

P2   “You’re right. It was packed and it was too much going on.”

P1   “I’m not coming to this store no more after today.”

P2   “Yep, you ready to get something to eat?”

P2   “Yea, I want some carry out.”


Encouraging Creative Writing

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Teaching English in high school is a daunting task. Let’s share creative ideas.

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