Are you looking for a quick writing lesson with high interest? Journal Topics for a Writing Center Activity will grab your students' interest and increase their writing abilities. Included within this lesson you will find 36 journal topic ideas. All you will need to do is create a journal for each, place in a basket, and let the writing fun begin. Some variations might include topic sentence practice, transitional phrases usage, and writing correct sentences. Before students begin writing, decide which skill you want to focus on and let them start writing. The possibilities are endless.