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Wednesday Writing Prompt: First Day of School


This time of year, school-aged children all over the U.S. are going shopping for school supplies, picking out their best new outfits to wear, and having trouble falling asleep in anticipation of their first day of school. The process is basically the same now as it has been for as long as most people can remember.

What do you remember about starting a new school year? Can you think of a particularly fantastic or terrible first day of school that you experienced? Do you remember what clothes you had to have to start school? Did you have any particularly memorable first impressions of teachers or classmates? Take 8 minutes to write today about your memories of starting school. Go!

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