heart map- I used Nancie Atwell's concept of a heart map in the past, but I like this variation for younger students.

A heart map! Kids make a heart of things they love and refer to it during writing time. Great BOY project to place in their writer's notebook!

3rd Grade's A Charm: Building Our Community and Our Stamina: Freebies for Your Class

Grade's A Charm: Building Our Community and Our Stamina: Freebies for Your Class-Kind of like a circle map.

The Many Pieces of My Heart Puzzle, Writing Templates, and Craftivity    This would be a good activity for lower level Spanish for V-day.

Valentine's Day - The Many Pieces of My Heart Writing Templates and Craftivity

**Easier version of heart map for lower elem. The Many Pieces of My Heart Puzzle, Writing Templates, and Craftivity (Heart Map) Map Unit

Writer's Workshop: Heart Map

Writing-Heart Map At the beginning of the year, students can create writing hearts that capture all the things that they love. Then when they are stuck for ideas, they can look at it and write about something they haven't already written about.

Heart Maps are one of my favorite things - great activity! I also love your idea about building reading stamina at home. I read your post and thought, "Duh! Why didn't I think of that?!" It makes so much sense and goes along perfectly with Daily 5. Thanks for sharing!

Heart Mapping from Grade's A Charm: Building Our Community and Our Stamina: Freebies for Your Class Possible pre-writing organizer for "I am from" Poem

Writing anchor chart - Don't know where to start? Just write from the heart!

What a great anchor chart to captivate and inspire writing. The First Grade Parade - LOVE this adorable anchor chart for writing!

At the beginning of the year, I love to have my kids complete a Heart Map in their writing journal.    A Heart Map is a map of their heart,...

At the beginning of the year, I love to have my kids complete a Heart Map in their writing journal. A Heart Map is a map of their heart,.

year 5 imagination portrait (inspired by portraits on pinterest)

year 5 imagination portrait Modify THIS to use instead of a 'heart map' for Writer's workshop writing inspiration.

This is my heart map. Draw a heart and write everything you love inside it. Students can write words and/or draw pictures. This is going to be my getting to know you activity this year.It also gives students a list of topics to help with writing.

Heart map - write words and/or draw pictures of things you love in a series of hearts.

My Heart Map.  Students create a heart map in their writer's notebook as inspiration for their writing.  3 important people, 3 hobbies, 3 important places, 3 memories, and 3 important things.  They will always have something to write about for a personal narrative.

My Heart Map. Students create a heart map in their writers' notebooks as inspiration for their writing: 3 important people, 3 hobbies, 3 important places, 3 memories, and 3 important things.

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