Each week you will
write at least 2 entries in your at-home writing journal.
Each entry will be written on one topic. If you want to work
on a longer story that continues from entry to entry, just write the date each
time you start a new entry and continue working on the same story.
Each entry is a minimum of 15 minutes of writing time.
Entries are places to play with ideas, words, genres, and
Entries should be written neatly.
Possible Entry Topics for At-Home
Write a short fiction (realistic, historical, fantasy,
Write about a character that you might want to use in a
Write long about some of the ideas you have for fiction
pieces. (I am thinking that…..)
Write a poem – rhyming or free form.
Write about a trip you went on or a trip you’d like to go
Write about something you are worried about.
Write about the best day of your life.
Write about the worst day of your life.
If I were the president, I would….
If I were the principal of the school, I would….
In ten years, I think I will….
Write about your favorite
baseball/football/basketball/hockey player or team.
Write about your favorite singer or band.
Write about your favorite television show or movie.
Write song lyrics. Rewrite the lyrics to a song that already
Write about the first time you ever did something. Write
about the last time you ever did something.
Write about your favorite book/author/character/series.