January Writing Prompts

Do you want to make your life easier with a month’s worth of writing prompts for kindergarten in January?! Do you want to build strong literacy skills, including phonics and phonological awareness in your students?  Of course! These winter writing prompts will engage your kids and encourage them to write more!

⭐ This journal resource includes 28+ writing topics for January, meaning that you have a variety of writing ideas to choose from! It includes meaningful writing practice that’s very low prep.

⭐ Here’s the best part: these aren’t your typical boring writing prompts. They’re fun and engaging! You’ll see your students smiling and hear them giggling as they brainstorm their answers and draw pictures to match. 

This product is available as a printable PDF, and can also be accessed via Google Slides for digital learning.

Each page includes:

  • a prompt
  • a list of vocabulary words students can use
  • a sentence starter
  • an editing checklist 

Here are some of the pages included in the 28 writing prompts:

  • January Word list with pictures
  • 2 Cover pages
  • Which winter activity do you like best?
  • The animals…
  • The snowstorm…
  • What do you do on New Year’s Eve?


More Information

You can use these writing journals with any curriculum. They are great for differentiating and individualizing instruction for your students, and can be used in reading workshop, small groups, in your word work center, for morning work in morning tubs, as early finisher activities, for remedial support and intervention, and even for substitute lesson plans in your sub binder!

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