Writing Prompts for Science Fiction Stories
Put more PIZZAZZ in your students’ writing with Writing Prompts for Science Fiction Stories!
Writing Prompts with Science Fiction Photographs
This first section has five photographs and thirty prompts to motivate even your most reluctant writers! A WORD BOX
with twenty-one words is included for each photograph to enrich vocabulary development
and to give your students ideas for their stories.
…The next science fiction section has five photographs with questions for students to think about to get them started writing. A WORD BOX
is also included with nine words related to the photograph.
…The third section of Writing Prompts for Science Fiction Stories
is a set of Mix and Match Science Fiction Task Cards (56) that include the following Story Elements:
• Main Character Cards (16 Cards)
• Time Cards (8 Cards)
• Setting Cards (8 Cards)
• Prompt Cards (8 Cards)
• Main Theme Cards (8 Cards)
• Conflict Cards (8 Cards)
Students select one card from each element category to use as a springboard to writing science fiction stories or to use as topics for speeches.
A List of Task Card Story Elements is included for Teacher Reference.
Other special features of Writing Prompts for Science Fiction Stories
…Ways to Use Writing Prompts for Science Fiction Stories
…What is Fiction?
…Guidelines for Good Writing
…Tips on Writing Science Fiction Stories
…Student’s Checklist for Writing
…Teacher’s Grading Rubric for Writing
…Ten Terrific Tips for Delivering a Speech
…Teacher’s Grading Rubric for Speech Delivery
Please look at the PREVIEW to see the DEPTH and QUALITY of this Writing Prompt Product. Creative writing has never been more fun!
Writing Prompts for Science Fiction Stories © 2015 Linda Schwartz and Jean VanDerford
Photographs: Credit is on the page each is used.
Cover Photograph © Albert Ziganshin
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