All articles have Newsela writing prompts that students can respond to in the activities panel. Teachers can create their own writing prompts by following these steps:

  1. On an article, open the Activities panel. 
  2. Click Write.
  3. Click Edit and enter your writing prompt.
  4. Click Save
  5. Click Create Assignment to send the article to your students. They will be able to submit their writing responses by following these steps

Note: Teachers can add writing prompts before or after assigning an article.