Teaching Resource

Narrative Prompts Posters

$3.99 or Free on Plus | 20 pages (PDF, PowerPoint)|Grades: 1 - 4

A set of 20 posters to display as narrative story prompts for students.

Display this PowerPoint presentation on your Interactive Whiteboard, or print these educational posters on A3 paper or larger and display in your writing class or reading corner. You could also print these out at A4 or smaller, laminate and use them as task cards.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  • VCELY230

    Create short imaginative, informative and persuasive texts using growing knowledge of text structures and language features for familiar and some less familiar audiences, selecting print and multimodal elements appropriate to the audience and purpose

  • VCELT264

    Create imaginative texts based on characters, settings and events from students’ own and other cultures including through the use of visual features

  • VCELY266

    Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive texts demonstrating increasing control over text structures and language features and selecting print and multimodal elements appropriate to the audience and purpose

  • VCELY329

    Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive print and multimodal texts, choosing text structures, language features, images and sound appropriate to purpose and audience

  • VCELT265

    Create texts that adapt language features and patterns encountered in literary texts

  • VCELT208

    Discuss features of plot, character and setting in different types of literature and compare some features of characters in different texts

  • VCELA180

    Compare different kinds of images in narrative and informative texts and discuss how they contribute to meaning

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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I have used these. They sparked some very creative stories.

Kerry Trawn · Feb 20th, 2017

Thanks for sharing, Kerry! Happy to hear that they have come in handy 🙂

Scott (Teach Starter) · Feb 23rd, 2017

Plan to use tomorrow as stimulus for writing. Thanks.

Susan Davidson · Mar 16th, 2015

Great prompts for writing – thanks!

Carmen collins · Mar 16th, 2015

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