Botanical Writing Prompts

Meets California Common Core standards for writing (Grades 1-5) while engaging students in nature appreciation.

Save the Cycads! Writing Prompt: Read about Cycads, some of the most endangered plants in the world, and come up with a plan to help save these prehistoric plants.

Can you SEED the difference? Writing Prompt: Use your naturalist observation skills to identify plant structures and explain their functions.

Plant Superpowers Writing Prompt: Choose a plant. Imagine its plant adaptations are super powers and write a story of your super hero plant.

Lotusland Poetry Prompts: An assortment of poetry prompts to help students express appreciation of Lotusland and the natural world.