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  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: Pourquoi Prompts (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: Pourquoi Prompts (upper elem)'. Six creative prompts for writing "just so" stories. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.5.3
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: Variety (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: Variety (elem)'. Five writing prompts. Includes illustrations, lined paper and suggestions for teachers. Seven pages in all.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: Christmas (upper elem/ middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: Christmas (upper elem/ middle)'. Five narrative prompts and five expository prompts, all with a Christmas theme.
  • Use this 'Shapebook: Thanksgiving - Turkey' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: Thanksgiving - Turkey'. "T is for turkey..." Trace and cut out. This turkey-shaped shapebook has five pages of short turkey-related prompts.
  • Use this 'Think and Write: Pumpkins (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Think and Write: Pumpkins (elem/upper elem)'. Pumpkins in transformation, pumpkins in space, pumpkins in advertising. Fantastic pumpkin-themed creative thinking and writing work for elementary/upper elementary students.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: All About Me!' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: All About Me!'. "All About Me" This free twelve-page unit helps students express their interests and goals.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Friends (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Friends (elem/upper elem)'. "Write about a friend of yours." Lined paper with an illustration of friends and a prompt to write about a friend.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Halloween (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Halloween (elementary)'. Two Halloween-themed writing prompts, about trick-or-treating and jack-o'-lanterns.
  • Use this 'Border Paper: Fall Leaves (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Border Paper: Fall Leaves (elementary)'. Lined paper with illustrations of leaves in the surrounding border.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Pond Theme (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Pond Theme (elem/upper elem)'. Includes: Danny the Dragonfly, Duck Travels, Marty the Butterfly, Friends at the Pond (Descriptive Writing), Life on a Lily Pad and Swan Story. Six pages of lined paper with pond-story writing prompts and cute illustrations at the top.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Spring (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Spring (elementary)'. Three pages of writing prompts and other activities related to writing and poetry, with a spring theme.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Earth Day (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Earth Day (elementary)'. "Write about ways you can help." Lined paper with an Earth Day illustration at the top and a writing prompt.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Cowboy/Rodeo (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Cowboy/Rodeo (upper elem)'. Four pages of writing prompts and other activities related to writing and poetry, with a cowboy/rodeo theme.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Spring Is... (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Spring Is... (elementary)'. Flower-shaped shapebook with nine pages of writing prompts like, "The best part about spring is..."
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Rain Forest (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Rain Forest (elementary)'. Seven pages of writing prompts and other activities related to writing and poetry, with a rain forest theme.
  • Use this 'Shapebook: My School Year' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: My School Year'. Trace and cut out the computer-shaped pages for a shapebook. Includes writing prompts that highlight the school year, and room to draw pictures. Multi-age.
  • Use this 'Writing Paper: Summer Journal (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Paper: Summer Journal (elementary)'. Print out pages, and bind this journal for summer writing. Wide lines.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: My Vacation (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: My Vacation (elem/upper elem)'. Writing form with prompts to write about your summer vacation.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Camping (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Camping (elementary)'. Fun writing prompt and journal page for camp.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Dad' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Dad'. "My dad is... " Short Dad-themed writing prompts with the word "Dad" repeated in color in the surrounding border.
  • Use this 'Story Starters: End of the School Year (multiage)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Starters: End of the School Year (multiage)'. Ten story starters for "end of the school year" stories.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Summer Goals (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Summer Goals (elementary)'. "I have many goals for this summer..." with an illustration of the sun at the top of the page.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Emotions and the Trumpet of the Swan' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Emotions and the Trumpet of the Swan'. "Louis has a lot of different emotions throughout the book..."
  • Use this 'Book: Trumpet of the Swan - Diary Entry form' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Trumpet of the Swan - Diary Entry form'. Use this form to keep a diary like Sam's.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: September 11th Heroes (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: September 11th Heroes (elem/upper elem)'. "There were many heroes during the September 11th tragedy. Write about a hero or a heroic event that made an impression on you."
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: September 11th' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: September 11th'. "Did the events of that day change your thoughts about your life? In what ways, if any, did you change?"
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: Fall (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: Fall (elem/upper elem)'. Nine pages of lined paper with illustrations of fall leaves in the surrounding border and fall-related writing prompts such as, "Write about a fun experience you have had in the fall."
  • Use this 'Poetry Prompt: October (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Poetry Prompt: October (elementary)'. Word prompts including six poem forms, acrostics, similes, rap.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Halloween 1' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Halloween 1'. One dark and rainy Halloween... (lined paper)
  • Use this 'Writing Paper: My Friends' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Paper: My Friends'. Lined writing paper with the title "My Friends" at the top.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: Pumpkins (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: Pumpkins (elementary)'. Five great writing prompts for pumpkin-themed fairy tales (from "Gourdilocks and the Three Hares" to "Jack and the Pumpkin Vine"). Creative fun!
  • Use this 'Writing Paper: Halloween - Frankenstein' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Paper: Halloween - Frankenstein'. Upper elementary lines; with a Frankenstein's monster illustration to prompt a creative story.
  • Use this 'Story Planner: Great Pumpkin' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Planner: Great Pumpkin'. "Josh and his friends grew the biggest pumpkin..." A writing prompt and two story planners to help write a great pumpkin story.
  • Use this 'Shapebook: Cornucopia (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: Cornucopia (elementary)'. Unlined cornucopia-shaped page with the writing prompt "I am thankful because...". Cut out for a shapebook or hang on the wall.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: How Does Your Family Cook Turkey (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: How Does Your Family Cook Turkey (upper elem)'. Write the directions for cooking a turkey.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving - Turkeys (upper elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving - Turkeys (upper elementary)'. "The turkeys were nervous the week before Thanksgiving..." Lined paper with an illustration of turkeys at the top and a writing prompt.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving - Turkeys 1' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving - Turkeys 1'. Once upon a time, there was a turkey who never...
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (elementary)'. "On Thanksgiving Day, it is traditional in my family to..." Narrow-lined paper with this prompt and an illustration of a turkey at the top.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving - Turkeys 4' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving - Turkeys 4'. There were turkey feathers in the barn, but...
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (elementary)'. My favorite Thanksgiving memory is...