Informative/Explanatory Prompt You will have at least 30 minutes to plan, write, and proofread your response to this prompt: Think of your favorite place to spend time. It could be a place in your school, in your community, or anywhere else. Think about what you do there and why it is your favorite place to spend time. Write an essay for your teacher that describes your favorite place to spend time and explains why. Be sure to use details and examples to support your ideas.