This digital download features 26 discussion prompt cards that are aligned with the Common Core speaking standards. Each card features a picture and a discussion starter that students can use to engage in conversation during discussion circles, peer group time, or instruction. These cards can be used for varying grade levels and are perfect for ELLs because of the included visual. They can be laminated and put on a key ring, so that students can have access to them when needed. These discussion prompt cards promote student choice and autonomy. They provide an outlet for all students to participate.