Writing for Common Core is fantastic practice for state test preparation. The students must read a nonfiction passage and use the information within the passage in their composition. This product contains writing prompts with a specific passage for each prompt for the students to reference. A brainstorming page is also included in the package to assist students in guiding their writing towards the prompt. All of the writing prompts give students a specific task and require the students to use at least three facts from the passage in their multi-paragraph composition. The package contains 2 expository and 1 narrative writing prompts.