When did we start using picture prompts for writing?

When did we start using picture prompts for writing?

Since 2016, we’ve been featuring these images in our daily Picture Prompts: short, image-driven posts that invite a variety of kinds of student writing. Teachers tell us they use these prompts in all kinds of ways. Some use them to encourage students to develop a daily writing habit.

Are there Pictures in the New York Times?

Think again. Besides written articles, The Times also offers a rich collection of visuals — photos, illustrations, graphics, GIFs and short videos — that are accessible to learners of all levels. Since 2016, we’ve been featuring these images in our daily Picture Prompts: short, image-driven posts that invite a variety of kinds of student writing.

How often do you get New York Times writing prompts?

Receive new writing prompts in your inbox every week. Think The New York Times is only for readers at a high-school reading level? Think again. Besides written articles, The Times also offers a rich collection of visuals — photos, illustrations, graphics, GIFs and short videos — that are accessible to learners of all levels.

How to write a story inspired by a picture?

In our related Picture Prompt, we invited students to write a short story or poem inspired by this illustration. Credit… Sign up for our free Learning Network newsletter. Receive new writing prompts in your inbox every week. Think The New York Times is only for readers at a high-school reading level? Think again.

Are there any picture prompts that inspire writing?

All are still open for comment. You can find even more images in our Picture Prompt roundups for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years. If you use this feature with your students, or if you have other ideas for how to use photos, illustrations and graphics to encourage writing, let us know in the comments section.

Where can I find a list of writing prompts?

You can find our full collection of writing prompts, added as they publish, here. We also have a list of over 1,000 writing prompts for narrative and persuasive writing gathered from our daily Student Opinion questions.

What’s the best visual writing prompt for a story?

The rhythmic reptile was captured strutting its stuff on a branch in Jakarta, Indonesia and enjoyed a few minutes of rigorous dancing before hopping off into the forest. LOL! Photo writing prompt: Tell the story. I missed school yesterday. I’m really curious as to what happened.

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