Back To School




With Labor Day coming up, we prepare for the end of summer.  Are you one of those people who can’t wait for summer to be over, or are you sad to see it go?  Fall is a time for new beginnings.  Celebrate the new season and jumpstart your creativity with some start lines tailor made for this time of year:


 


I always looked forward to (or dreaded) the first day of school because…



I had heard the stories about what was inside that old gym locker, but I couldn’t believe it when I saw…



Shopping for school clothes with my mom…



Raking leaves always takes me back to the time when…


 


Write a paragraph or two (or a few pages) using the start lines above to get you going.  Do you remember doing writing assignments in school?  Did you like writing, even then?  What teacher had the greatest influence on your creative development?  Please share your comments with the rest of the class!