journal prompts Archive

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

October Writing Prompts

In these new October writing prompts, students will get to focus on a favorite topic: themselves. They’ll think about their interests by writing on their favorite games, hobbies, and family members.

32 Substance Abuse Prevention Writing Ideas for Kids

Substance Abuse Prevention Education: Journal Prompts for Students— This October, participate in National Substance Abuse Prevention Month by teaching your students about the dangers of drugs and alcohol.  Substance abuse is on the rise, with kids and teens all across the country usually able

September Writing Prompts

In these 30 September daily writing prompts, students will reflect on political issues facing our world today. They’ll consider the benefits they enjoy by living in America as well as the challenges that being an American presents.

50 Journal Prompt Ideas for Kids About Right to Privacy

After Edward Snowden, a former employee of the National Security Agency (NSA), leaked a series of classified documents to the press, people around the world have been talking about government surveillance and privacy concerns. Though these issues are controversial and complex, it’s important for