Writing Prompts! Fun and Engaging Writing Prompt Cards. These writing prompts are fun topics that engage students in creative writing. Print and cut out the cards, then the let students choose between a great variety of story starter ideas. Great for writing centers. These can printed in the perfect size to put into writing journals, or laminate them to use year after year.There is also a sheet of basic checklists for the students to do a quick self-assessment of their writing.