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Story Writing for Kids

For many kids, writing stories is an immensely formative experience. Stories give kids a powerful outlet for creativity and also help them become more comfortable with their own thoughts and ideas. Students often are naturally drawn to stories and art projects when they begin

56 Creative Writing Story Starters

With these new creative writing story starters, students will enjoy 56 fun boosts of creativity. Each story starter gives students a starting point from which they can take any number of directions. They’ll think about what they would do if they found $1000 on

53 Black History Month Writing Ideas

53 Black History Month Writing Ideas Perfect for Elementary and Middle School Kids (but great for adults too!)  🙂 ~~~ While you’re teaching your students about Black History Month this February, engage them further by pushing them to learn about what Black History really means.

The Creation Story of Journal Buddies

One sunny day, many years ago, I was sorting through a keepsake box of stuff from my childhood when I discovered some of my diaries. You know the ones with the little locks? Well the locks were all broken (thanks to my brothers!), but

Journaling Can Capture the Pre-teen’s Life Story

Journaling for Preteens— Believe it or not, every human being has a life story worth telling. We each experience those things that make us happy or sad, we each face problems and we each have relationships with other human beings, all coming together to

49 Story Starters & Writing Ideas for Elementary Kids

Story Starters & Writing Ideas for Elementary Kids – Oh the many joys of journaling! I love to write about journaling tips, creative journaling, and journal writing techniques.  But I am most often asked for a listing of journaling topics and prompts. Writing in a

Children’s St Patrick’s Day Activities

In a stroke of luck, March ushers in the season in your classroom dedicated entirely to rainbows, gold, and scheming leprechauns. If you’re an elementary school teacher, you know that incorporating these fun and festive holidays into your classroom allows you to teach lessons

30 New Fiction Writing Ideas

Fiction Writing Ideas for Middle Schoolers— Though most students begin writing their own short stories from a very early age, there’s something particularly special about the fictional works that kids compose in middle school.  Tweens and young teens occupy a unique space in their
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