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Paper Crane Flight Writing Prompt

In a bustling cityscape, a paper crane is gently released into the sky, a delicate symbol of peace and good fortune. Craft a tale about this crane’s flight through the city and how it changes one person’s day. Who finds the crane, and what message of hope does it carry that could transform their day from ordinary to unforgettable?

Warm-Up Discussion Questions

What emotions might you feel if you saw a paper crane flying through a busy city?

Why do you think paper cranes are often seen as symbols of peace and good fortune?

Can you describe how the flight of the paper crane might look against the tall buildings of the city?

How might different people in a city react to seeing the paper crane?

Imagine you are the person who finds the paper crane, how does it change your day?

What message of hope could be written on the paper crane that would make your day unforgettable?

What other symbols or gestures could represent peace and good fortune in a story?

How can small, unexpected events have a big impact on our lives?

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