This easy to follow PowerPoint presentation makes learning how to identify the purpose, audience, and the topic of a writing prompt engaging! Students will learn how to identify the key elements in a writing prompt to ensure that they are answering the correct questions and gearing their answer toward the appropriate audience.
I use this PowerPoint in my middle school classroom every year when I introduce writing prompts and begin preparing them for the state standardized test. My students find this resource easy to learn from and it sticks with them! Enjoy!