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I love this website....great prompts for journals...I just add the image to my blog and students write each morning. There is a new prompt each day (some for older students). Very interesting topics

I love this website.great prompts for journals. There is a new prompt each day (some for older students). Very interesting topics --Sure this can be adapted for visual journals or an art-based self-portrait

Print your finger, photocopy it and blow it up. Write on the lines.

First, let every student make a fingerprint onto white paper. Next, blow up their fingerprints using the photocopier or larger). Then, Have your kids write words and phrases about themselves along the lines and whorls of their fingerprints :) Cool idea

1) These are really funny. 2) I really like how it looks with the different fonts, colors, and graphics. Also, I like how each rectangle is separated but it's not the same all the way through.

27 Offbeat College Essay Topics

Wow, how cool! A poem from a few words on just one page... love how the blue coloring looks like bubbles. awesome

Incorporate art into writing (poetry): Students can even pick a page from their favourite book as an inspiration. Book page poetry is really neat and a great way to show creativity with older kids. This is an interesting way to teach poetry.

Fun writing prompt!

Our Teacher is Missing Writing Activity

Title: Our Teacher is Missing Writing Idea Grade Level: - This writing prompt printable is great to leave when a teacher will not be present in the class for the day. Great way to keep the students on task for the substitute teacher.

writing prompts - all kinds of photos that could be used.

I loved these image based writing prompts! The students write about what they think happened in the picture. I think this gives a whole new meaning to writing prompts!

"Putting the Life Back in Upper Elementary Classrooms: One Lesson at a Time.": More Enrichment Ideas!

April is National Poetry Month, why not have your students take "selfie" shots and write "Selfie Poems! Rename the poetry project to the selfie poem

Inside My Head: great activity for teaching older children about what goes into their minds and "fixing their thoughts above"

Back to school a project- in class on smaller scale maybe?Inside My Head: an activity for kids.for teaching schema/beginning of the year activity

choosing a writing prompt

Bucket-O-Fun! Full of chores and fun activities for kids written on ping-pong balls- this would be a brilliant idea for letting kids 'choose' what activity they do first!