Holiday Writing Ideas Archive

Writing Ideas for Kids about American Labor Day

Labor Day Writing Ideas for Kids— From the desk of Jill Schoenberg This Labor Day, help students understand what this holiday is really about through journaling. Though many students might not be aware of the importance of Labor Day, it is truly a significant American

61 Prompts to Honor Martin Luther King, Jr.

Write About Martin Luther King  Journal Prompts for students that honor Martin Luther King, Jr.— While you’re teaching your students about Martin Luther King this January, engage them further by pushing them to learn more about him, his life and his legacy. With these new

50 New Year’s Writing Ideas

What are Good New Year’s Writing Ideas? The start of the new year is an especially relevant time for journaling and reflection. As you prepare for the next year, encourage students to reflect on their success in 2011 and their goals for 2012. These

54 Christmas Writing Ideas for Kids

Christmas Writing Ideas for Kids— Through journaling, students stretch the limits of their minds and their writing skills. The benefits are substantial, and it’s incredibly easy to get started. These 54 new journal prompts are all about Christmas—and they are sure to please everyone

25 Journal Prompts for Students: World Holidays (Part 2/2)

Journal Prompts for Students– When students are bombarded with media and ideas from a particular culture, it can be difficult for them to understand the challenges faced by people in other societies. Though students might strive for empathy, they may struggle to accept alternate

52 Writing Prompts about Election Day

What are Some Good Election Day Writing Ideas— In these 52 new writing prompts about Election Day, students explore the importance of voting and a balanced political system in our country. Regardless of political affiliation, students are encouraged to consider alternate viewpoints and to

53 Fourth of July Journal Prompts

Journal Prompts — Ideas and inspirations for the 4th of July The Fourth of July is a beloved American holiday – a time when families indulge in fireworks, food, and friendship. As the summer holiday approaches, give students the chance to think about their

53 Writing Prompts about Father’s Day

Writing Prompt— Ideas and Inspirations for Father’s Day On Father’s Day, students will be spending time with their fathers, thinking about the mutual appreciation and love they share. In these 53 new writing prompt ideas, students will think about why they love their fathers

50+ Journal Writing Topics about Memorial Day

Journal Writing Topics— Memorial Day is an important time for Americans to remember our veterans and those who have served our country. It is also an opportunity to honor those loved ones who have gone before us. Journaling is a powerful activity that helps