Practice Prompts

6th Form

  • How would your life be different if you were the opposite gender?
  • Which would you rather be: a bird or a fish? Why?
  • If you were an architect how would you design the perfect school?
  • If you could give any gift in the world, what would you give and to whom?
  • Do you believe in ghosts?

7th Form

  • How would the world be different if everyone spoke the same language?
  • If you could choose to be an ocean, a river, a lake or a stream, which would you choose to be and why?
  • What do you think your village/town will look like in 300 years?
  • What was the world like before humans could speak?

8th Form

  • If you could have any superpower, what would it be and how would you use it?
  • What one sound do you wish you could eliminate from the world, and why?
  • Describe your favorite photograph, and why it is your favorite.
  • What would happen if children ruled the world?

9th Form

  • What makes a country a country, other than language, geography, and government?
  • What is a smell that reminds you of a specific memory, and what is that memory?
  • If you could fill the night sky with something other than stars and planets, what would it be and why?

10th Form

  • What is the funniest thing you have ever done or that has ever happened to you?
  • If you could design a new flag for your country what would it look like?
  • What does a caged bird think about all day?
  • What if all of the streets were rivers?

11th Form

  • What was God like as a child?
  • Whom do you respect most and why?
  • Describe the personalities of different rooms in a house (bedroom, bathroom, etc.).
  • If you made a movie, what would it be about?

12th Form

  • If hunger were a painting what would it look like?
  • Describe the perfect marriage.
  • If you could start any business what would it be?
  • What would happen if television did not exist?

University 1st Year

  • If you could build an eighth wonder of the world, what would it be?
  • Imagine you are an alien discovering humans for the first time. How would you describe them to other aliens?
  • What do you see when you look in the mirror?
  • If you were a tree, where would you want to be planted?

University 2nd Year

  • Write your own obituary.
  • If newborn babies could talk, what would they say?
  • What is the worst thing you can do to another person?
  • Would you rather have to sing every word you said, or dance everywhere you went?

University 3rd Year

  • Imagine you are God. What would your religion be like?
  • Why do we need art?
  • How would your country be different if the entire government was comprised of women?

University 4th Year

  • Write a letter to your great, great, great grandchildren.
  • What would society be like if forgiveness did not exist?
  • What is one subject that is not taught in schools that you think should be taught?

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