Write a diary entry through the eyes of a character in a story or an inanimate object
Write a poem about a friend
Make a list of countries you would like to visit, and why
Write a special letter to your mom/dad/friend
Write a dialog between an apple and a worm who lives inside it
You are the pet living in your house. Describe a day in your life.
From today, keep a journal/diary
Send an email to someone you have not written to recently
Who is your favorite celebrity? Write about him/her.
If you are feeling angry, write about it---and then tear up the paper and throw it in the garbage (You will feel good afterwards!!)
Do you believe in UFO's and aliens? Write about it
Take the students to a museum and have them sit in front of a given number of exhibits and write a descriptive paragraph for each one.
Write a gossipy letter a character in a book you have read, writes about another of the characters.
Choose 10 words from any given text. Now write your own article with these words, making up a completely different story.
Watch a tv program and write about it