August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option

August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option
August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option
August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option
August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option
August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option
August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option
August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option
August Writing Prompts for National Holidays w/ Google Classroom Option
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National Middle Child’s Day and National Ride the Wind Day are just a few examples of the holidays the students will write about in this August activities unit. Kids love learning about the trendy and fun National Holidays. This unit has a writing prompt for each day with Google Classroom Activities / Google Slides or with a pdf. printable option. You can use them in multiple ways: August activities, Daily Writing prompts, August Writing Prompts, writing task cards, writing center, independent work, literacy stations, and Daily Five's - "write to self".

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Purpose of Writing Unit

This unit was created to overcome the struggle to get upper elementary students to write creatively. When teachers can find a way to make writing relate to the student, it is a win-win for both. This writing prompt unit does just that. Students love the trendy National days and will look forward each day to finding out what the new holiday is for the day.


The students are given a writing prompt that relates to the trivia given to them about that day's national holiday. This writing prompt can be used as morning work or it can be used in a writing station.


The unit includes both “Black and White” or “Color” printout options!

The writing prompts includes 3 different types of writing:

- Narrative Writing

- Informational Writing

- Persuasive / Opinion Writing

The unit includes both “Black and White” or “Color” printout options!

Teachers can use this August National Holiday writing prompts unit in several ways:

• Writing Literacy Station

• Daily Five’s “Write to Self”

• Morning Work

• Bell Work / Bell Ringers

• Writing Homework

• Task Cards

• Independent writing

• Collaborative writing

4 Ways to present August’s writing prompts:

• Task Cards

• Printouts for independent writing

• Overhead Projection / Smartboard

• Google Slides / Google Classroom

August's National Days:

1. National Respect for Parents Day

2. National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

3. National Watermelon Day

4. National Coast Guard Day

5. National Oyster Day

6. National Fresh Breath Day

7. National Lighthouse Day

8. National Dollar Day

9. National Book Lovers Day

10. National S’mores Day

11. National Presidential Joke Day

12. National Middle Child’s Day

13. National Left Handers Day

14. National Creamsicle Day

15. National Relaxation Day

16. National Roller Coaster Day

17. National Thrift Shop Day

18. National Mail Order Catalog Day

19. National Aviation Day

20. National Lemonade Day

21. National Senior Citizens Day

22. National Tooth Fairy Day

23. National Ride the Wind Day

24. National Waffle Day

25. National Kiss and Make Up Day

26. National Women’s Equality Day

27. National Just Because Day

28. National Race your Mouse Day

29. National Chop Suey Day

30. National Frankenstein Day

31. National Trail Mix Day

Enjoy!

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