Journal Writing Prompts | Journal Jar

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My students love writing in their personal journals, but sometimes we both run out of ideas to write about. These are great!
I used this resource with my special ed students. They really enjoyed using it and it was super easy for me - just print and go!
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Get your students excited about writing with these fun prompts! This packet includes:

  • 40 journal writing prompts
  • Black/white versions
  • Journal jar label

The prompts are easy to prep - just print, cut, and glue! They’re sized to fit perfectly in a primary journal or a regular composition notebook. The prompts can be used during writer’s workshop, as a writing center, or even as a homework assignment! You can also use these prompts for a journal jar!

Happy writing!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to narrate a single event or several loosely linked events, tell about the events in the order in which they occurred, and provide a reaction to what happened.
Write narratives in which they recount two or more appropriately sequenced events, include some details regarding what happened, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide some sense of closure.
Write narratives in which they recount a well-elaborated event or short sequence of events, include details to describe actions, thoughts, and feelings, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide a sense of closure.


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