Prompt #3

Down at the harbour

This time we have a busy harbour for you to write about.

Things to think about:

  • what is a chandler?
  • Who are the children?
  • What is the blue van carrying?
  • Where have the ships in the harbour been/going?

 

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Prompt #1 (19)

Welcome back!

After a dreadfully long time, due to some gremlins getting into the system 5 Sentence Challenge is back with you. Thew is the writing project for EMERGING writers, not those who are well on their writing journey.

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As we are starting a new year please sign up if you want to continue to take part in this challenge. Just complete this short form HERE

Latest prompt

Here is a very busy picture. It is called ‘Cheese & Chutney’

 

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Prompt #13

Welcome to all our new writers!

It was so lovely to see so many new writers joining us on 5 Sentence Challenge this time. I hope you enjoy it & continue to share your work.

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Getting more comments

If you would like to get more visitors to your blogs, why not join a hub? That is 3 classes sharing your posts. Just fill out this form & I’ll get you connected! LINKS

Latest prompt

I have been spending time trying to get my garden looking nice for the summer so I have been visiting the garden centre quite a lot! I love all the colours & scents that are there & I do find it difficult to make a choice!

Take a look at the picture & choose some great things to write about.

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Prompt #12 (18)

Welcome, all our new writers!

It was so good to see the new classes joining 5 Sentence Challenge last time. I hope you will enjoy this picture.

This time we are on the water with people taking boat trips!

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Prompt #11 (18)

Many thanks to you all! 

Thank you to those of you who completed the short survey. As you can see, I have taken on board what you said & we are off again for the next term.

I will keep the posts short because all you need is the prompt & the form to link to. Do get in touch if you need anything else!

Latest prompt

Another lovely picture that I have done as a jigsaw puzzle.

You could very easily tell a story with this one. I know some of your pupils have been doing 5 Sentence for a while now & would be well up for a story. Single sentences are fine too of course!

 

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Prompt #10 ’18

All systems are go!

Massive apologies for the mix up with Prompt#9. Hopefully, the gremlins have now gone.

Latest prompt

For the prompt this time, you are going to France! This photograph was taken at the harbour in Honfleur. Have any of you been there?

Well, there is a great deal going on for you to choose your 5 sentences.

 

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Prompt #9

Shall we set up Team 5SC?

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Showcase news

Unfortunately, I am still poorly as well as trying to fit in too much work so have not been able to select any showcase pieces. Perhaps, each class can nominate a post? Just send me the ID number & name.

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The picture for this week came from a jigsaw puzzle that I did recently. It was called ‘Grandad’s Workshop’. There are lots of things to see. You might like to think about the smells that there might be around as well as some of the things that could be made or mended.

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Prompt #8

Making new friends

Showcase news

Ryan in Yr.6 at Ribble DriveSchool, Bury, UK

Puneet in Grade 3 at Prairie Waters Elementary, Chestermere, Canada

Isaac in Yr.2 at Kings Monkton School, Cardiff, UK

Max in Kindergarten at Holy Name Primary, NSW, Australia

Do send me your suggestions for the showcase. You just need to give me the ID number and name. Do get in touch for your certificate and blog badge.

Latest prompt

This time I want you to imagine what these new friends are saying to each other. What things would they be chatting about? As usual, choose your best 5 sentences.

Creative writing for emerging writers

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