Where the Red Fern Grows Writing Prompt

  • Grades: 3–5, 6–8

WRITING: Yes or No?

Have students write short essays that address these questions: In what way(s) did Billy win the bet with the Pritchards? In what way(s) did he lose it? Call on volunteers to read aloud their essays, then lead a class discussion on the issues.

  • Subjects:
    Literature Appreciation, Expository Writing, Writing Prompts
  • Skills:
    Expository Writing