May Writing Prompts for Kindergarten | Spring Journal Prompts | Print & Digital

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

This journal resource includes 28+ writing topics for May, 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:

  • May word list with pictures
  • On Mother’s Day…
  • If I were an animal…
  • Superpower
  • How are you a helper?
  • What do you plant in the garden?

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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Purchase the whole bundle here: Kindergarten Writing Prompts for the Whole Year | Writing Journal Bundle


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What others are saying about these May Writing Journal Prompts:

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “This was exactly what I was looking for, for our writing instruction! My students loved these activities and the prompts were great! Thank you for a great resource!” -Sarah L.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “I love your writing prompts! These printables are perfect for my students and the word bank helps them work more independently.” -Tatiana R.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “Students can be reluctant writers so this is an excellent resource to use in centers and whole group instruction!  Thank you!” -Jay T.


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