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  • 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: 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 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 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 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 'Writing Prompt: Moving (upper elem/ middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Moving (upper elem/ middle)'. Moving to a new place is exciting...
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Peace (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Peace (upper elem)'. "When I think about peace, I think about..." with an illustration of a dove at the top of the page.
  • Use this 'Acrostic Form: Mitten (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Acrostic Form: Mitten (elementary)'.
  • 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 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 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 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Wingless Invertebrates (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Wingless Invertebrates (upper/middle/high)'. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students learn about the wingless insects and bugs of their choice. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Aquatic Invertebrates (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Aquatic Invertebrates (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about aquatic invertebrates. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Flying Invertebrates (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Flying Invertebrates (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about flying insects and bugs. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Wingless Invertebrates (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Wingless Invertebrates (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about wingless insects and bugs. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Speaking & Listening: Sharing Ideas (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Speaking & Listening: Sharing Ideas (elem)'. Talk and Turn is an activity that encourages speaking and sharing ideas and listening to others. Common Core: Speaking and Listening SL.3.1, SL.4.1, W.4.1, W.3.1
  • An easy set of writing prompts for young students to share their story.

  • 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: 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 Mother' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Family - My Mother'. "An interesting thing about my mother is _." Short single sentence prompts.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Flying Mammals (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Flying Mammals (upper/middle/high)'. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students learn about a flying mammal of their choice. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Mammals of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Shapebook: Summer Journal (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: Summer Journal (elem)'. Six page summer writing journal, with space to color and draw pictures.
  • A variety of landscape forms for different levels. Print the one you want to use, or print them all for part of your writing center. Writing prompts for students to write their "story". Great for All About Me themes!

  • 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 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 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: Mummy' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Story Planner: Mummy'. Lined paper with a mummy illustration, and two story planners to help write a fantastic mummy story.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (middle) 3' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (middle) 3'. When the Pilgrims came to the New World...
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (middle) 2' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Thanksgiving (middle) 2'. Would you be willing to leave your home...?
  • Use this 'Acrostic Form: Japan' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Acrostic Form: Japan'. Use this form to write an acrostic poem about Japan.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Proud American (primary/elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Proud American (primary/elem)'. "I am proud to be a United States citizen because..."
  • 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 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: Inquiry Search for Reptiles (middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Inquiry Search for Reptiles (middle/high)'. In this paragraph and essay writing activity you will satisfy your curiosity about reptiles. Create a report that helps others understand what you have learned using a variety of resources. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Reptiles of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Aquatic Invertebrates (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Inquiry for Aquatic Invertebrates (upper/middle/high)'. Satisfy your curiosity and write your own ideas about an assigned topic. This activity helps students learn about aquatic invertebrates of their choice. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.
  • Use this 'Writing: Basic Research for Flying Invertebrates (upper/middle/high)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing: Basic Research for Flying Invertebrates (upper/middle/high)'. This assignment develops basic research skills that provide background information for future writing or reports. This activity helps students learn about flying insects and bugs. One of many focused and fun creative writing offerings based on the Invertebrates of the Animal Kingdom PowerPoint presentation found in the Living on Planet Earth Series.