15 Creative Fifth Grade Writing Prompts (Free Slides!

Are you looking for some interesting and engaging writing prompts for your fifth-grade students? Look no further! We have compiled a list of 15 creative writing prompts that are perfect for inspiring your students’ imaginations. And the best part? You can access these prompts for free on our slides!

  1. If you could travel back in time, which historical event would you visit? Write a story about your adventure.
  1. Imagine you discover a magical creature in your backyard. Describe what it looks like and write about the adventures you have together.
  1. What if you woke up one day and discovered that you had superpowers? Write a story about how you would use them to make the world a better place.
  1. Create a new animal species and describe its appearance, habitat, and unique characteristics.
  1. Write a letter to your future self. What advice would you give to the person you will be in 10 years?
  1. Describe a day in the life of your favorite superhero. What challenges do they face, and how do they use their powers to overcome them?
  1. If you could have any job in the world, what would it be? Write an essay explaining why you are passionate about that career choice.
  1. Imagine you are stranded on a deserted island. Describe how you would survive and what challenges you would face.
  1. Write a story about a magical object that grants wishes. What would you wish for, and how would it impact your life?
  1. If you could invent a new holiday, what would it be called and how would people celebrate it? Write about the traditions and customs that would be associated with this holiday.
  1. Imagine you could communicate with animals. Choose one animal and write a conversation between you and that animal.
  1. Describe a dream you had that felt so real. What happened in the dream, and how did it make you feel?
  1. Write a poem about your favorite season. Use descriptive language to paint a vivid picture of what that season looks, sounds, and feels like.
  1. If you could design a perfect world, what would it look like? Describe the landscape, the people, and the rules that would govern this world.
  1. Imagine you find a hidden treasure map. Write a story about your quest to find the treasure and the challenges you encounter along the way.

These fifth-grade writing prompts are sure to inspire your students’ creativity and help them develop their writing skills. Access our free slides to make these prompts even more interactive and engaging for your class. Happy writing!

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