Paper Coterie is offering a free memory jar printable that includes 52 writing prompts for the new year.
little pocket inside the front cover of the notebook in lieu of the jar.
If you need to build motivation about keeping the journal, share some stories like Amelia's Notebook, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, or Dork Diaries series, all of which glamorize journal-keeping. Get more ideas for introducing these books HERE.
If journaling fever takes hold in your class, and 52 prompts just won't be enough, also check out the free journal pages at Grace is Overrated.