Print out copies of this journal and you will never hear your students say, "I don't know what to write about!" Each page has a category for ideas to start writing. Collect ideas, words and story starters for your reluctant writers to start writing. Add more pages as confident writers grow. Each journal includes the poem: Brainstorm written by Soozi Bruun Cobb. This short funny poem has helped hundreds of students understand the importance of brainstorming in the process of writing. Edit out the colored background to save ink when you print this if you wish.