A writing journal for each day of August! Each day, students will discover a new writing prompt designed around that specific day...Here are 2 examples:
Example 1: August 1st: Francis Scott Key's birthday.
Francis Scott Key wrote the American national anthem, the Star Spangled Banner. Do you like the national anthem? Why or why not? If Francis Scott Key's song was not the national anthem, what should it be instead? If you could have your own anthem, what would you choose?
Example 2: August 7th: Sea Serpent Day
During a deep-sea adventure trip, you notice something strange in the water. You put on your snorkel gear and jump into the water to get a better look. To your amazement, it is the legendary sea serpent that you have heard about for your whole trip you never thought he could be real! Suddenly, he starts talking to you! He wants you to help him get the story straight about him.