Daily Activities — journaling prompts

Record a Childhood Memory to Celebrate National Children’s Day—an Easy “Family History in 15 Minutes” Journaling Prompt

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Record a Childhood Memory to Celebrate National Children’s Day—an Easy “Family History in 15 Minutes” Journaling Prompt

As part of our ongoing “Family History in 15 Minutes” series of weekly journaling prompts, today we celebrate National Children’s Day by recording a childhood memory. Don’t worry about recording the most memorable or the most important—just record any memory that comes to mind. Any memory recorded helps preserve part of your story, part of your childhood. And you can help your children record their memories while they’re fresh in their mind, because the things that matter most to them now might not be what comes to their mind years from now.

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"10 Things I Know Are True" Journaling Prompt—an Easy Way to Record Part of Your Family's History

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"10 Things I Know Are True" Journaling Prompt—an Easy Way to Record Part of Your Family's History

Make it easy to record your family’s history one journaling page—and just 15 minutes—at a time. This free printable journaling prompt helps you and your family jot down 10 things they know. After all, what greater treasure can we leave to our families in the future (and now!) than sharing the beliefs that are most important to us?

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5 Fun Questions to Ask Mom or Grandma—Easy Ideas for Family History and Mother's Day!

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5 Fun Questions to Ask Mom or Grandma—Easy Ideas for Family History and Mother's Day!

Have fun getting to know your mom or grandma even better with these five fun interview prompts in a free printable! It’s a great activity for Mother’s Day, plus it’s a fun way to record your family history!

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Write Haikus—a Skill-Building and Creativity Exercise

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Write Haikus—a Skill-Building and Creativity Exercise

As adults, we can help the rising generation expand their horizons, try new experiences, gain skills, and discover talents they may not have otherwise known they would be interested in. For this week’s growth skill, it seemed fitting to explore poetry on National Haiku Day!

Not only does this activity focus on poetry, which seems almost like a lost art these days compared to a few decades ago, but it’s also a great way to get children and teens (and yourself!) talking about things that matter to them and how they feel.

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Coronavirus Quarantine Journaling Prompts

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Coronavirus Quarantine Journaling Prompts

We’re living in such a unique time in history. And while certain thoughts are strong in our minds right now, in the future some memories will fade. Help your family capture their thoughts while they’re fresh on their minds. These three printable coronavirus-quarantine journaling prompts will help make it easy and approachable.

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