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Creative Writing Prompt: 30 New Ideas for Kids

Creative Writing Prompt: 30 New Ideas for Kids Who Feel “Stuck” Journaling is a powerful activity for young students that can encourage them to open their minds to new possibilities and to become more comfortable expressing their own thoughts and opinions.  However, for many

30 Fall Writing Prompts for Kids

When the leaves begin to change and the nights begin to get a little cooler, it’s clear that autumn is on the way!  Fall may not always seem like the most exciting season to kids—especially when compared with summer’s time away from school and

5 Writing Activities to Introduce Journaling

Writing Activities to Introduce Your Class to the Power of Journaling Journaling is one of the best exercises teachers can use to get their students interested in and engaged in writing.  Though all types of written class assignments can help students to become better

Going Back to School: 33 Journal Starters

Back-to-school season is one of the most exciting times of the year for students and teachers alike!  For students, it’s the perfect time to brush off those dusty notebooks, say hello to old friends, and set brand new goals for the coming months ahead—and

35 Writing Prompts for 5th Grade

During fifth grade, many pre-teen students struggle to find their own maturity, stuck in a place slightly between childhood and the teenage years. One of the best gifts you can give your class is the opportunity to write with daily journal prompts. When students

December Writing Ideas: 30 Holiday Journal Prompts

The holiday season is a joyous time filled with love, laughter, and happy memories.  It’s also a great opportunity for kids to get creative and have fun with some silly journal prompts.  During December, students will have the chance to create their own stories

Journal Writing Ideas for Students

30 New Fresh Journal Writing Ideas for Students— Fresh journal prompts are always a great inspiration for a students, whether they’ve been writing for years, or whether they’re just starting out. Journaling helps students work out problems on paper, create new ideas, and work through

The Value of Storytelling: 32 Writing Prompts for Kids

Storytelling Writing Prompts— This year’s National Day of Listening celebration takes place on November 29th, but you can start getting students involved now. The StoryCorps program asks participants to record a short interview with a loved one in order to preserve and share their