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.

Extreme Cold Newspaper Writing Prompt

Extreme Cold Newspaper Writing Prompt

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.

Floods Newspaper Writing Prompt

Floods Newspaper Writing Prompt

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?

Hurricane Newspaper Writing Prompt

Hurricane 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? 

Thunderstorms Newspaper Writing Prompt

Thunderstorms Newspaper Writing Prompt

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.

Tornado Newspaper Writing Prompt

Tornado Newspaper Writing Prompt

Use this dramatic tornado newspaper writing prompt for writing a weather report about a tornado. The kids need to think about the impact of this extreme weather event or do a little research. An interesting activity for older kids learning about the weather! 

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