And so I made this Free Writing Journal for my students.
It comes with a cute cover the kids color, scaffolded lines for the amount of writing expected through the year, and a back cover that details the writing process.
The idea behind our story paper is that for a reluctant writer a blank page can be rather daunting.
With a small number of lines and a picture prompt we hope our story paper is accessible for even the most reluctant writer.
Over The Next Thirty Day I Would No obstacles, what would you do over the next 30 days?
Goals and Careers Are they a good thing or just an obstacle?
They are in that awkward phase of life where they are working to understand themselves.
Changing the World Just a Bit How do you improve the world?
Very basic prompts that allow them a great deal of creative spark. If You Could Be A Superhero What would your super power be? Changing Your Name Have you ever wanted to change your name? These worksheets are focused for writers that have had a bit of success in writing. Principal for a Week What if you literally ruled the school for a week? If Grandma Had An Ipod What if technology had always been around? Self Esteem and Eating In Youngsters What hurts your inward feelings? Wisdom of Your Parents What do you want to learn from your parents?
I Am Proud What makes you feel good about yourself? My Family Alphabet Use letters to display the qualities of your family. Crying Over Broken Glass Your friend breaks your sister's fishbowl. Talking To Soldiers What would you say to bring peace? The Influence of Violence How does our culture influence our attitudes?