Story Starters and
Writing Prompts

Fairy Queen Writing Prompt

Here's a writing prompt for older elementary or middle grade. What could the surprise be? Is it something good or not so good? Can you trust a fairy, even if she is a queen? Decide for yourself and let your next adventure begin!

Circling Sharks Writing Prompt

Here's a writing prompt for older elementary or middle grade.  Circling sharks above - write your escape! And let your next adventure begin!

Hoot the Owl Story Starter

Here's a story starter for a younger child. What could possibly worry an owl?  Maybe a tiger, a dragon or a hailstorm?  What do you think? Let your next adventure begin!

Mysterious House

Time for a scary story this week with this eerie picture.  It looks cold outside, but what waits inside the house? Let your imagination tell the story.

Book Animals

Here's a story starter with wild animals needing some help.  If you have an idea for a different Story Starter sentence, or want to add a sentence or two to the one above, please feel free to leave you suggestions in the comment box below. Have fun!

Dad in Trouble

Here's a writing prompt for all those kids out there who want to get their Dad in trouble!  And hopefully rescue him too.  If you have an idea for a different Story Starter sentence, or want to add a sentence or two to the one above, please feel free to leave you...

The Magic Umbrella

Here's a writing prompt that urgently needs someone to write a rainbow.   If you have an idea for a different Story Starter sentence, or want to add a sentence or two to the one above, please feel free to leave you suggestions in the comment box below. Have fun!