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Creative Journal Topics for Math

Grade Levels
4th - 8th
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Fun journal topics where math meets writing. Creative thinking journal topics to get students thinking about numbers, colors, and things in a different manner. There are over 30 interesting, thought-provoking journal topics for your upper elementary and middle school students. But this definitely depends on your students. Enjoy!

Example journal topics:

1) Now Breaking…

Write a headline about a missing cup. Get creative. Describe the cup. Add the letters used in the headline. It must equal a prime number.

2) Let’s Talk Numbers…

Write a conversation that uses all five numbers below:

12 3.5 ¾ 45 21

3) Why is Yellow mad at 9? What is the conflict and how it can be resolved?

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