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  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Imagine you are a kite... (upper elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Imagine you are a kite... (upper elementary)'. Four pages of prompts to write imaginatively about life as a kite. Colorful kite illustrations in the borders.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Design a Gadget (middle school)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Design a Gadget (middle school)'. Improve writing skills by focusing on the topic, audience, purpose, and form of writing. For this writing prompt, students will first use their creative skills to design gadgets using simple items in their homes.
  • Use this 'How to... Write an Exciting Story' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'How to... Write an Exciting Story'. Kid-friendly instructions help students creatively create the elements of an exciting story.
  • Use this 'Story Starters: Like Most Other Kids Except (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Starters: Like Most Other Kids Except (elementary)'. "Like other kids, except..." Eight pages of fun story starters for elementary students.
  • Use this 'Story Starter: Like Other Kids Except... (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Starter: Like Other Kids Except... (elementary)'. Like other kids, except... Eight cute story starters with b/w illustrations.
  • Use this 'Story Starter: Like most other kids, except... (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Starter: Like most other kids, except... (elementary)'. 15 illustrated story starters about kids.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Picture Dictionary Skills (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Picture Dictionary Skills (elem/upper elem)'. Scroll-shaped shapebook with picture dictionary skill-related writing prompts such as "translate the words from the dictionary into your language" or "choose ten words and write one sentence for each word."
  • Use this 'Shapebook: Star' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: Star'. Star shape with simple writing prompt ("I can..."). Trace and cut out, and use to make a shapebook or to decorate the classroom or a bulletin board.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Pluto (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Pluto (upper elem)'. One of six writing prompts from our member site on Pluto's status as a dwarf planet.
  • Use this 'Color and Write: Emotions Journal (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Color and Write: Emotions Journal (elem/upper elem)'. A small picture to color showing the emotion and space to write WHEN you feel that way. Happy, lonely, shy, jealous, sad, proud, angry, nervous, scared, excited.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - July (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - July (primary)'. 19 simple prompts for holidays and other special occasions in July, with wide divided lines to write and space to draw.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Brother' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Brother'. "An interesting thing about my brother is _." Short single sentence prompts.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Father' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Father'. "An interesting thing about my father is _." Short single sentence prompts.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Sister' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Sister'. "An interesting thing about my sister is _." Short single sentence prompts.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - October (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - October (primary)'. 20 simple prompts for holidays and other special occasions in October, with wide divided lines to write and space to draw.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - January (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompts: My Journal - January (primary)'. 21 simple prompts for holidays and other special occasions in January, with wide divided lines to write and space to draw.
  • Use this 'Writing Activity: A Trip to Algeria (elem/upper elem) - cover only' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Activity: A Trip to Algeria (elem/upper elem) - cover only'. Cover page for a booklet-report about a real or imaginary trip to Algeria. Writing prompts to go with the cover are available on our member site.
  • Use this 'Writing Activity: A Trip to Bangladesh(elem/upper elem) - cover only' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Activity: A Trip to Bangladesh(elem/upper elem) - cover only'. Cover page for a booklet-report about a real or imaginary trip to Bangladesh. Writing prompts to go with the cover are available on our member site.
  • Use this 'Writing Activity: A Trip to Barbados (elem/upper elem) - cover only' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Activity: A Trip to Barbados (elem/upper elem) - cover only'. Cover page for a booklet-report about a real or imaginary trip to Barbados. Writing prompts to go with the cover are available on our member site.
  • Use this 'Writing Activity: A Trip to India (elem/upper elem) - cover only' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Activity: A Trip to India (elem/upper elem) - cover only'. Cover page for a booklet-report about a real or imaginary trip to India. Writing prompts to go with the cover are available on our member site.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: 99 Journal Topics (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: 99 Journal Topics (elem)'. Journal topics for 99 entries.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Build a Snowman' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Build a Snowman'. Illustrated page for writing about how to build a snowman.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Favorite Toy' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Favorite Toy'. Illustrated page for writing about a favorite toy.
  • Use this 'Border Paper: Frogs (with lines)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Border Paper: Frogs (with lines)'. Cute frog border paper with lines for writing.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Frogs can... (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Frogs can... (primary)'. Cute writing assignment to report on frogs in a fun way. Bordered with frogs. Writing prompts with space for student input.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Research for Animals and Climate (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Research for Animals and Climate (upper/middle/high)'. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students learn about an animal species and climate. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the PowerPoint presentation Animal Kingdom found in the Theme Unit: Living on Planet Earth.
  • Use this 'Acrostic Form: Atom & Molecules (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Acrostic Form: Atom & Molecules (elem/upper elem)'. Students write the definition of an atom and molecule then complete an acrostic form.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: June My Monthly Goals' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: June My Monthly Goals'. A colorful writing prompt for the month of June. Includes three pages of goal-related activities.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Golf (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Golf (elementary)'. Colorful writing prompt with a golf theme. Use vocabulary words to build sentences about golf.
  • Use this 'Common Core: Writing- Opinions - Sample Packet - K-5' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Common Core: Writing- Opinions - Sample Packet - K-5'. Sample: This is a sample of writing prompts with one page per grades K-5. The prompts progress in dificulty.  This is a sample of the Common Core Writing Standards: Text Types and Purpose - Opinions. W.K.1 through W.5.1
  • Use this 'Color and Write: Winter Theme' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Color and Write: Winter Theme'. A winter-themed booklet, including four pages for students to color and write a few sentences describing each picture.
  • Use this 'Shapebook: My Favorite Things' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: My Favorite Things'. This 6 page shapebook asks students about their favorite activities. Cut and color to create a booklet.
  • Use this 'Summer Writing - End of Year Reflections (grades 3-5)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Summer Writing - End of Year Reflections (grades 3-5)'. This is a fun and productive 8 page end-of-the-year project. Students will write and reflect about their school year memories. Picture and autograph pages are included.
  • Use this 'Summer Writing - End of Year Reflections (k-2)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Summer Writing - End of Year Reflections (k-2)'. This is a fun and productive 7 page end-of-the-year project. Students will reflect, draw, and write about their school year memories. Includes autograph and picture pages.
  • Use this 'Summer Writing - ABC Reflections Book (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Summer Writing - ABC Reflections Book (elem)'. This is a fun and productive end-of-the-year project. Students will reflect upon everything they have learned throughout the year by creating an ABC Reflections Book. For each letter of the alphabet, they will identify up to 3 ideas, words, concepts, etc. they learned, starting with that letter.
  • Use this 'Summer Writing - End of Year Brochure (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Summer Writing - End of Year Brochure (elem)'. For a fun end-of-the-year project, have students create a brochure to 'sell' their grade to next year's students. They will reflect on what they have learned, their challenges, and why new students will love it. 
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in First Grade' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in First Grade'. This is a writing activity for the first day of first grade.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in Second Grade' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in Second Grade'. This is a writing activity for the first day of second grade.
  • Use this 'Nelson Mandela: Research Packet' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Nelson Mandela: Research Packet'. Research forms to use with a study of Nelson Mandela.
  • Use this 'Shapebook: Summer Journal' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: Summer Journal'. Six page journal with writing prompts about summer activities.