Use this writing prompt to teach your students how to respond to poetry, to prep them for standardized tests and to chart their progress mastering common core writing standards. This prompt asks students to read Kahlil Gibran's poem "Friendship" and relate an important friendship to the poem's content.
After the prompt there is room for brainstorming and the actual essay -- just like on a real standardized test!
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