Stone Fox Writing Prompt

Students write a continuation of the story based on the questions below.

  • Grades: 3–5

Writing: More to the Story...

Ask students what they think happens next to little Willy, Grandfather, and Stone Fox. Pose questions such as these: Will little Willy and Grandfather pay the taxes? Will they stay on the farm? Will Grandfather get better? Will little Willy get over losing Searchlight? Will he get another dog? Will he become friends with Stone Fox? Will Stone Fox get the land he wants? Then ask students to write a continuation of the story. Invite volunteers to share their versions with the class.

  • Subjects:
    Creative Writing, Literary Response, Narrative Writing, Writing Prompts
  • Skills:
    Narrative Writing