Inspire the kids to try a bit of journalism with this drought newspaper writing prompt.
Extreme Weather Newspaper Writing Prompts
These newspaper writing prompt worksheets make an interesting learning activity / creative writing project for children studying extreme weather. They need to find their "journalistic" voice and write about an extreme weather event, real or imaginary.
The newspapers here in the UK often write stories about the weather! Our newspaper prompts let the kids write their own reports on weather events- this one is all about extreme cold.
You may have seen newspapers reporting on events like floods before - there are usually tales of dramatic rescues and interviews with the people involved. Can the children write their own report on a flood using our newspaper writing prompt?
Imagine you're a newspaper reporter writing about a hurricane. Perhaps include lots of descriptions of the event, and eye-witness accounts too?
Use your own experience of a thunderstorm, or do a little research, then write a newspaper report using this thunderstorms newspaper writing prompt as a starting point.