This is a great resource to use for a class lesson or homework. The journal has 20 topics for students to write. Each topic also has vocabulary suggestions to be used in the story to create ideas. The journal teaches how to write a proper paragraph. An important step in to writing essays. The first page is broke down into topic sentence, 3 supporting and detail sentences, and a concluding sentences. The next blank page is for students to revise or add more detail to their stories. The third page is for the students to explore their artistic abilities, so they can draw a picture to their story. The last page is for student to rewrite the story with grammar corrections form the story. This is always an important practice as students need to see what mistakes they have made.