Day after day, these Pez heads sit quietly on display in the candy store.
Write a story explaining what’s happening in this picture.
You can write a piece on any of the photos posted on this page.
This competition is run in partnership with The Writing District, The Writing Quarter and Creative Writing NZ. Please also include the prompt photo in your piece of writing (in your blog post or Facebook page) and/or the writing prompt photo date, so that we know which prompt you are using.
Ask your class to describe what they think might be behind this door. How would the warm sea water feel, lapping over your toes?
Download image What would it be like to live in this castle, or in the village beyond?
While on a walk through a blossoming meadow, you discover a mouse-sized elephant with butterfly ears flitting among the flowers.
Use at least five of these words to tell a story about this photo: Who is this tiny man? But when the store closes in the evening and the owner goes home, funny things begin to take place! Write a story from the point of view of one of the Pez heads.
It’s fun to take inspiration from a photo, especially when the image is unusual enough to tickle the imagination!
Your children are sure to love these four creative writing photo prompts that invite them to write whimsical stories about mysterious and magical places!