We've all had writer's block at one point or another in our lives, so it's easy to understand the frustration students may experience. Have each member of the group write something about the planet. Write a poem about an emotion.
What is your favorite movie and why? Write a silly poem about how you try to avoid catching their germs!
What were they afraid of? You are in charge of writing a new radio show just for kids! How did you feel when you accomplished this goal?
How did the elephant get there?
Does it represent your personality well?