Creative Fourth Grade Writing Prompts

Looking for writing prompts for your fourth graders? Check out our list.

Would you rather be great at sports or great at school? Why?

What is your favorite subject in school? Why?

Which is more essential for success—skill or luck?

What’s the best book you’ve read recently? What was it all about?

Why are classroom rules important?

If you won a million, how would you spend the money?

If you met an alien, what e questions would you ask them?

Why is math important?

Why is science important?

Should fourth graders have cell phones? Why or why not?

Share one of the stories your family had told you about when you were a baby.

Is it ever okay to tell secrets? Why or why not?

What makes your family unique?

Write five rules for staying organized.

Are you a patient person? Why or why not?

Describe your perfect day.

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