Prompt #5(19)

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas with lots of time to relax. Now, it’s off on a new year of writing!

I was sent a jigsaw to do that was just like this!

Things to think about:

  • What sort of a place is this?
  • How do you know?
  • Give the cats a name each & tell me what they are feeling
  • Are they being naughty?


The form will close at 23.45 UK time on 19th January

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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?


The form will close ar 23.45 UK Time on 1st December

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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.

Sign up

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

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


The form will close at 23.45 on 27th October.

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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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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.

The form will close at 23.45 UK time on 2nd June 2018

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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!

The form will close at 23.45 UK time on 19th May

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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!


The form will close at 23.45 UK time on 5th May

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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.

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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.


The form will close at 23.45 UK Time on 10th March


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