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73 Middle School Writing Prompts for Kids (Part 2/3)

Welcome Back  to the Exciting World of  Middle School Writing Prompts (Part 2/3)

It’s very fun in this exciting world of journal writing prompts because here you will find lots and lots of ideas for middle school students to write about in school (or at home).

Before we get on with our second list of middle school writing prompts for kids, do you know about the fabulous benefits of journaling?

Check this out!  Journal writing can help students:

  • Clarify their thoughts and feelings
  • Know themselves better
  • Reduce stress
  • Solve problems more effectively
  • Resolve disagreements with others

Ok, without further ado, here is the second listing of writing prompts for middle school students.

73 Middle School Writing Prompts for Kids (Part 2)

Middle School Writing Prompts

  1. Colors are like…
  2. It is so much fun to collect…
  3. If I were a kite I would…
  4. The wind lifted me so high it….
  5. My favorite book this year has been….why?
  6. I’m not afraid of…
  7. I’d love to sell my…
  8. This is a tall tale about…
  9. Peter decided to…
  10. This is what I want to do this weekend.
  11. What do you think the world needs now?
  12. What do you think your friends say to each other when you’re not around?
  13. What do you think about the amount of violence on T.V.?
  14. What do you think about people polluting the environment?
  15. What do you think about having set rules for people to follow?
  16. If I could get more money for my allowance, I would…
  17. What shall I do tomorrow?
  18. What is your favorite holiday? What makes this holiday special?
  19. What is your favorite day of the week?
  20. What is your favorite month? Why?
  21. If I could come dressed as a character from a book it would be…because…
  22. Turtles are good for…
  23. Tell a whopper of a tale.
  24. This is why my homework wasn’t done.
  25. Write a poem about the rain, or about raindrops.
  26. Birds are…
  27. I used to be…but now I…
  28. Ahhhh! I love to hear…
  29. My favorite snack is…because…
  30. Today is a special day because _______. Why is this special to you?
  31. Are you happy today. Why?
  32. Sunshine makes me feel like…
  33. I see_____ popping out of the garden
  34. This is what I want to do this weekend.
  35. I would rather be in _____ then in school, because…
  36. Picking each flower with care…
  37. Write a poem on spring.
  38. What are junk foods?
  39. What are some nutritious foods that you like?
  40. What are some rules you have to follow at home?
  41. What are some examples of prejudice?
  42. When I was little, you…
  43. When people tease me I…
  44. If I were a bird I’d…
  45. What is in this dark cave?
  46. If I could live in a tree house I’d…
  47. What if you could walk up walls and across ceilings?
  48. What would happen if you loved your neighbor as yourself? What if everyone did?
  49. What would happen if you grew taller than trees? How would this change your life?
  50. What would you do if a bully bothered you on your way home?
  51. Twenty years from now, I will…Draw a picture to go with this
  52. The next day, Goldilocks went back to…
  53. If I were a character in a book, I’d be_____ because…
  54. Living in the rainforest would be fun because…
  55. What is the best birthday present you ever received?
  56. What would you do if you were president of the United States?
  57. You have an extra $100,000 to give away; you cannot spend it on yourself. What would you do with the money?
  58. The qualities that make a best friend are…
  59. If you were an insect, what kind would you be and why?
  60. Describe your room at home in detail. What are you proudest of and why?
  61. Using a current controversy… Do you agree with the decision? Why? Would you change if anything? What?
  62. How do you feel when it’s your birthday? Why?
  63. How do you feel on the first day of winter? Why?
  64. How would you feel if you were going to be on a show? Why?
  65. How do you feel when you do something wrong?
  66. School is fun because…
  67. What would you do if you got a present you didn’t like?
  68. What would you do if you were at home and your homework was at school?
  69. What would you do if you dropped the cookie jar and it broke?
  70. My favorite book that my teacher read this year was_______, because….
  71. I would now like to read _____ over the summer because……
  72. I would like to get (teacher)______ next year because I heard….
  73. If I could invite one person over my house it would be____ because…

Middle School Writing Prompts Part 1Part 2, &  Part 3

Well that’s it for now. We hope you enjoyed this listing of 73 middle school writing prompts. Until next time, write on middle school writers!

Jill About the Author
Jill Schoenberg is the author of the award winning books Journal Buddies: A Girl’s Journal for Sharing and Celebrating Magnificence and Journal Buddies: A Boys Journal for Discovering and Sharing Excellence, available from

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