If you are looking for inspiration to support Common Core writing standards, look no further than the New York Times.... These prompts would work well for writing or blog prompts.
To support the Common Core Writing standards which states, "Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information", check out this article and PDF:
To support the Common Core Writing Standards which states, "Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences," check out this article and PDF:
- 500 Prompts for Narrative and Personal Writing
- PDF of 500 Prompts for Narrative and Personal Writing