1. Children can use it as a reflections diary on the things they have learnt that day. This could then be sent home once a week so that parents can see the learning.
2. The children can use it during the writing block as a diary to write stories.
3. The children could use it as a writers notebook and use it to write and draw about their writing seeds.
4. It could be used to create a project about a historic event. eg/ create a diary on the progress of the first fleet, What did they think? What did they eat? What did the ship look like? etc.