Grandmother

Every prompt will center around the topic of grandmothers. Read the prompt and finish the story. As you will see below the prompt is a file you can download. Download this file, print it out and write your story, or download the file, fill in the story, and save it.

Now write your story based on these prompts and see if you can come up with a good surprise ending. There are no wrong answers. All you want to do is let your mind wonder, use your imagination, and let the words flow.

  1. When Nancy was a baby, she lived in the same apartment building, right next door, to her grandmother’s home. While she has no true recollection of it, what she does remember is going to visit after her parents bought a house, and they moved away. As she grew up, grandmother often came and spent weekends at her home, sharing a bedroom with Nancy. Together they would lay in bed, at night, and talk about….

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  2. After Todd’s mother died, when he was barely more than a baby, his grandmother moved in with his father, and helped raise him. She was wonderful, and did all the things a mother would do, so after a while, he actually began calling her mama. Although it flattered her, she made sure he never forgot about his real mother, by…..

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  3. Andy was in his fifth grade science class, daydreaming, when the principal walked into the classroom, and whispered something to the teacher. Rather than drawing attention to him, she waited until class was over, and told him he needed to go to the principal’s office, immediately. Thinking he was in trouble, he took his time getting there, and as he approached, saw his mom, sitting in the outer office. She didn’t look happy, so now he thought for sure, he was in big trouble. However, his mom jumped up, hugged him, and said, grandma…..

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  4. After Tyron’s parents were divorced, his mother forbid him to have anything to do with his father’s side of the family, and this included his grandmother. In order to make sure his dad’s family didn’t try to see him, she quit her job, sold the house, and moved him and his brother 500 miles and two states away. Even though he missed his dad, not seeing his grandmother was awful, and very unfair. He and his brother decided they weren’t just going to accept this, so…..

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