FROSTY, fanciful, and far-fetched tales delight the child in each of us this time of year. Let your kids create their own seasonal stories with these winter picture writing prompts!
Frozen in Our Tracks
Four sheep were enjoying a stroll through the meadow until a dark figure blocked their path. What does the stranger say? Can he be trusted? Will the sheep help him find the one thing he is looking for?
A Chilly Cavern
You and a friend have stumbled across a mysterious cave. The path inside has led to you to a frozen waterfall and a strange, rainbow-colored lake. Who lives here, and why have they allowed you to discover their world?
Every year on Christmas Eve, a light shines from the frozen lighthouse. Write a story about this mystery using at least four of these words: abandoned, compass, flag, reindeer, captain, pickaxe, baked beans.