Kindergarten Writing Prompts: 73 Great Ideas

Motivate your little ones to excitingly move their pencils using these fun kindergarten writing prompts.

These prompts spark imagination and help kindergartners develop their writing skills.

Fun Kindergarten Writing Prompts

1. Describe the way you look.

2. What are some pictures that you like to color?

3. Once upon a time…

4. I wish I could visit…

5. Write about the worst day ever.

6. What is one chore you have to do at home?

7. Some things I like to eat…

8. My favorite color is … because…

9. In the morning before school, I always…

10. Describe how you prepare for bed.

11. The best thing about my house…

12. If I went to the moon, I would…

13. Name three items that you are wearing today. 

14. A funny dream I had…

15. Today in school I learned…

16. Make a list of all the activities you like to do at school.

17. What is your favorite thing to do in the summertime?

18. The best part of school is…

19. My favorite cartoon…

20. If I were an adult…

21. When I am feeling sad…

22. Describe what you see when you look outside the window.

23. Do you prefer dogs or cats?

24. My favorite book to read before bed…

25. Describe your best day ever.

26. If I were older, I would…

27. I’m really happy when…

28. What is one thing you want to learn how to do better?

29. My favorite things to do at recess…

30. When I was a baby…

31. Describe mom or dad.

32. If I was invisible, I would…

33. My grandparents…

34. Tell me about your last birthday party.

35. When I make a mistake, I…

36. Describe your favorite toy.

37. If I were a bird, I would…

38. I’m really good with…

39. Describe your favorite movie.

40. Something I want my teacher to know…

41. For snacks, some things I enjoy are..

42. My favorite read aloud book is…

43. Something I like to do on the weekend…

44. Describe your best friend.

45. Tell about your favorite holiday.

46. If I were a cat, I would…

47. What do you love about your favorite season?

48. Tell about your favorite sport.

49. Describe your favorite ice cream or dessert.

50. Who is your favorite superhero?

51. If you could wish for three things to happen this weekend, what three things would you wish for?

52. When I grow up…

53. Describe the best gift you have ever received.

54. If I were president…

55. I’m really excited by…

56. What is your favorite game to play?

57. Something I like to help my parents do…

58. If I were an astronaut, here is where I would travel…

59. For Christmas, I want…

60. My favorite place to travel…

61. This summer, I hope…

62. If I had money to spend, I would buy…

63. What if your shadow became a real person? What would the two of you do?

64. Where would you fly if you were a fairy?

65. My secret superpower is…

66. Tell me about your best friend.

67. Make a list of ways to be kind.

68. Tell about your weekend.

69. If I could have any wish, I would…

70. Describe your favorite relative.

71. Something I am afraid of…

72. Do you prefer playing inside or outside?

73. What is something you can’t live without?

74. Something that I really don’t like…

75. Write about something you love to do with your family during the holidays.

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