Back to School Writing Prompts

Grade Levels
1st - 3rd, Homeschool
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Are you stuck for 'Back to School' literacy ideas? If so, this resource is PERFECT for you! It includes 10 writing prompts to make your first week back at school easier. It is no prep, so just print and go!

Each prompt comes in two line styles (dotted and plain), which makes it suitable for multiple year levels. These prompts are great as a get to know you activity for students and teachers. They are also an assessment of student's writing capabilities in the early days.

*NOTE - This activity has the digital overlay tool option. Text boxes have been added!

Prompts Included:

  • My First Day
  • My Summer
  • My Way to School
  • My New Classroom
  • My New Teacher
  • My Classmates
  • My Class Rules
  • My First Week
  • My Favorite Subject
  • My Learning Goals

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Total Pages
20 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Provide a concluding statement or section related to the information or explanation presented.
Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
Link ideas within categories of information using words and phrases (e.g., another, for example, also, because).
Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples related to the topic.
Introduce a topic clearly and group related information in paragraphs and sections; include formatting (e.g., headings), illustrations, and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension.


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