My Trip in a Time Machine

What would happen if you took a trip in a time machine? Have kids craft narratives about a trip to the past or the future. The prompt includes questions to consider in the writing, as well as lines for kids to jot down ideas on or use to write their first drafts.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Use the prompt in a social studies class or a language arts class
  • Great for a writing warm-up or an extended narrative project
Pros

  • Encourages kids to be creative in their writing while forming opinions about the time to which they travel
Cons

  • None
Common Core