FREE SAMPLE Bell Ringer Journal for the Entire School Year: Grades 1-2

Grade Levels
1st - 3rd
Formats Included
  • PDF
123 pages


This is a FREE SAMPLE of the bell ringer journal for the entire school year including 2 weeks of journal prompts for first and second grade students.

This product provides teachers with an entire school year of journal prompts/warm-ups in an organized and focused way. The full journal is organized by month with 25 entries per section. Students will strengthen their reading, writing, speaking/listening and critical thinking skills with these unique, higher level thinking bell ringers.

The journal was created by Jessica Tobin (Elementary Nest) and Brittany Wheaton (The SuperHERO Teacher).

The full version includes primary and regular writing lines, editable versions, and black and white options.

This resource includes:
✏ 10 unique bell ringer prompts
✏ Open-ended response questions
✏ Proofreading
✏ Opinion writing
✏ Photo response
✏ Narrative writing
✏ Informational writing
✏ Timely events based on month
✏ Teacher directions
✏ Cover pages for each of the months
✏ Zero prep. Simply print and distribute.

To find the FULL year of prompts, go here:
Bell Ringer Journal for Grades 1-2
PRESENTATION Bell Ringers for Grades 1-2
Bell Ringer Journal and Presentation BUNDLE

If you like this product, you may be interested in the presentation form (to be displayed on the overhead or smartboard):
Bell Ringers for Middle and High School PRESENTATION
Bell Ringer Journal and Presentation BUNDLEDIGITAL Google Drive Bell Ringers for the School Year

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Total Pages
123 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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