By Teachers, For Teachers
In this video writing prompt, get your students thinking and writing about current events with a video of Felix Baumgartner jumping from space.
This Video Writing Prompt briefly introduces students to the wonders of neuroscience. After viewing the video, have students complete the following exercises, designed to challenge both the left and right brain.
Use this Video Writing Prompt to challenge your students to think and write about the importance of an education; the exercise will sharpen both their writing and critical thinking skills.
3-5: Teaching Tenses
1. Put three columns on your paper and label them "past," "present" and "future."
2. Write 5 action verbs that you "do" during the holidays. ...
This video writing prompt helps students think about higher education and explore literary techniques used in writing and filmmaking.
6-8: American Symbolism
This memorial is designed using imagery often associated with America, as well as symbols that come from nature. Name three symbols used in the memorial. Explain what each symbol means and how that...
6-12: Inventions Based on Animal’s Abilities
Many man-made inventions are a result of people studying how different animals live. For instance, scientists study birds when designing airplanes. Sonar technology mimics...
K-5: Exploding with National Pride
Fireworks can have different shapes and ways of exploding. Design your own firework to represent America on the 4th of July. Draw it on a piece of paper, give it a name and write...
After viewing the clip with your students, ask them to complete the following writing exercises, which are designed to enhance both their writing and critical thinking skills.
6-8: A Lesson in Losing
Of the 64 teams in the tournament, all the teams will lose a game except the tournament champion. Do you learn more from winning or losing? Why?