The bell-ringer prompts use cultural images, nature images and memes to evoke smiles and thought. Designed for bell-ringers- many prompts can be full writing pieces or can be starts to writing pieces in a workshop atmosphere. Narrative, narrative techniques and Argument are among the prompts (designated as N or A where appropriate) Designed for middle school/high school- many prompts can be modified for elementary students. There are over 80 prompts. Some cultural images have an explanation slide on the next 'page' to inform students about these places/species, etc.