A random collection of stunning photographs, perfect for using as visual writing prompts.
Use the visual writing prompt generator to excite and inspire your students in their writing lessons. With over 60 images to rotate through, there’s a picture prompt for every classroom!
Stimulus Pictures for Writing
Randomly select one of the many pre-loaded images to get your students brains buzzing. These images are the ideal picture writing prompts for a variety of activities:
- inferring and predicting comprehension activities
- adjective brainstorming lessons
- writing sessions for narrative, persuasive and poetic texts
See the Whole Picture
You can choose to see these visual writing prompts with or without text. Simply launch the widget, and click “Inspire Me” to randomly select a new image. Click hide or show to reveal some suggested sentence starters.
You can also select the ℹ️ icon in the top right corner to reveal some suggested lesson prompts for each image.
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