This writing journal for grades K-1 (as well as eager preschoolers and reluctant writers of higher grades) is just what you need to get your students writing. It’s 35 pages of writing activities designed for beginning writers. This journal is the perfect introduction to writing because its activities are broken down into the basics of narrative, expository, creative, descriptive, and persuasive writing, laying the foundations for later years. Also included are skill-building exercises like writing sight words and naming opposites and rhyming words.
Descriptive: Animal Descriptions (2), I Can Describe Popcorn, I Can Describe a Cloud, I Can Describe a Train, I Can Describe Pizza
Narrative: All About Me, Food I Like/ Do Not Like, Things I Like To Do Outside/ Inside, A Person In My Family
Expository: Baseball Words/ Sentences, Plant Words/ Sentences, Draw & Label, Things that Fly/ Things that Float, Farm Words/ Sentences
Creative: Time for a Trip, Animal Words/ My Imaginary Animal
Persuasive: My Favorite Food, Which is Better, I Would Rather Drive, The Best Day of the Week, An Elephant for a Pet
Skill Builders: Sight Words I Know, Sight Word pages (3), Opposites, Rhyming Words, Things That Are Red/ Blue/ Green