• When writing a journal entry:

    • Remember to start with an interesting opening sentence.
    • Give at least 3 or 4 reasons or details in complete sentences.
    • Have great telling sentences with lots of describing words.
    • End with a strong conclusion or sense of closure. 

    Ideas for journal entries:

    •  What is your favorite thing to do when you play outside?
    •  What is your favorite thing to do when you play inside?
    •  What is your favorite sport to play?
    •  What do you want to be when you grow up and why?
    •  If you could go on vacation anywhere in the world, where would you go?
    • What is something that you would like to learn more about and why?
    • What do you want your next birthday to be like?
    • What is your favorite animal and why?
    • Write a story about the funniest thing that ever happened to you.
    • Write directions on how to build something using words like: first, then, next, and last.
    • Would you rather play in the snow or at the beach ?  Why?
    • Tell about a time you were kind to somebody.
    • How do you grow a garden?
    • Describe your pet or your sister or your brother.
    • Write a make believe story about living in a castle.
    • If you were a whale what kind would you be?
    • If you could be any sea creature what would you be?
    • If you could write anything you could...what would you write?
Last Modified on April 4, 2020