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Visual Writing Prompts

Teach Starter Publishing Suitable for years:  F - 7

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:

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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  • Janine Stockdale

    Hi, just wondering if these can be printed? thanks

  • Alison Lewis

    hi, Please how do you get to see the whole set of pictures? Or do you only see one per time, kind of thing? Thank you

  • Melissa Dent

    Hi, How do I just get the pictures for the visual prompts without the writing over the top. Thanks

    • Tom (Teach Starter)

      Hi Melissa, Thank you for letting us know about this issue! We are updating this widget and will inform you when it is resolved. If we can assist with anything else, please don't hesitate to get in touch!

  • Asma Batool

    Would be very helpful.