Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Writing Prompt

  • Grades: 3–5, 6–8, 9–12

WRITING: What Is a Friend?

Discuss the relationship between Stacey and T.J. in the story. Then ask students to write an essay describing what they think a good friend should be, and how Stacey and T.J. each stack up as a friend.

  • Subjects:
    Literature Appreciation, Descriptive Essay, Literary Response, Writing Prompts, Friends and Friendship
  • Skills:
    Descriptive Writing