January Writing Prompts


To kick-start the new year, we’ve compiled a list of questions to guide you as you embark on your writing journey. We encourage you to thoughtfully answer each question and express yourself without restraint. These prompts were also designed for students of all ages. Whether you are in Grade 1 or a senior in University, we hope that you enjoy answering these questions as much as we enjoyed putting them together!

How Parents Can Help Students Develop Better Study Habits


Technology’s rapid advancement carries with it constant noise pollution, so it’s no wonder that students nowadays are finding it difficult to focus on their studies. While at home, it can be tempting for students to lose themselves in mindless tablet games or plunge into the virtual world of video games and social media. With so many distractions awarding students with instant gratification, doing homework and studying becomes more of a tedious chore.

3 Ways to Ignite Your Creativity


You’re two weeks into the new school year, and the summer haze still cloaks you like a dense fog as you stagger from one classroom to another. Writing a simple sentence feels awkward, and the pen in your hand seems like a foreign object. Your hand slowly regains mobility with every inky stroke, but you soon realize that with the pace you’re going, it’ll probably take you the entire afternoon to write a passable paragraph about Canada’s role in the War of 1812.