These 40 writing prompts will help you during that first month of school as you are trying to get to know your students needs and wants, background and experiences. 40 questions about favorite games and toys and heroes and cartoon characters and food. 40 questions about singing and playing an instrument and dancing and building stuff. 40 questions to help your students share what they already know about geometry and fractions and the Earth and Spanish and sign language and money and magnets and writing and Native Americans and Addition and Subtraction and Multiplication and Division. 40 questions on monsters and puzzles and dragons and art. Take a look at the Preview to see some of the pages in this packet. Use it on the first day of school, the first week of school, the first month of school, anytime.