Everyday Technology

Technology Writing Prompts

Worksheet Description

The worksheet presents a collection of twenty writing prompts aimed at fifth-grade students with a focus on technology. Each prompt offers a unique scenario that encourages students to think creatively and critically about various aspects of technology. The tasks range from writing persuasive essays on the use of smartphones in classrooms to imagining futuristic inventions. Students are also prompted to write stories, create advertisements, and discuss the impact of technology on society.

This worksheet aims to enhance students’ writing skills, particularly in crafting arguments, narratives, and explanatory texts. It encourages critical thinking about the role and influence of technology in different contexts. By engaging with these prompts, students learn to articulate their thoughts on technology’s benefits and drawbacks, while also exploring creative and future-thinking perspectives. The tasks are designed to foster imagination and to help students understand the significance of technology in everyday life.