LOOKING FOR WRITING PROMPTS AND STORY IDEAS?
MakeBeliefsComix.com creator Bill Zimmerman has made it his life's work to create books, newspaper features and educational resources that help people of all ages find their writer's voice and express their deepest thoughts and feelings. Many users of MakeBeliefsComix.com have asked for more help in their writing. In response, the site offers a number of his pioneering writing prompts to help students communicate their ideas. These include:
Choose the characters you like, click some talk and thought balloons over their heads and begin writing your comix story for the day – it can be happy, funny, sad and serious, whatever you want to convey. You’ll find that as you match words with different characters you’ll have so much to say. And, if writing is a problem, work with a partner and build your comix together.
FACEBOOK WRITING PROMPTS
Facebook Writing Prompts Discover new comic writing prompts at www.facebook.com/MakeBeliefs. On this page, MakeBeliefscomix creator Bill Zimmerman posts comic strip panels in which a comic character raises a provocative, interesting question, and students can write their responses by creating comic strips at MakeBeliefsComix.com, or by writing and drawing them free hand.