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Gratitude Journal

Record the things that you are grateful for in your very own Gratitude Journal!


  • 1 sheet of paper or card stock for the front and back cover
  • Several sheets of paper for the inside pages
  • Ribbon or yarn
  • Scissors
  • Hole punch
  • Pencils, markers, or crayons


  1. Fold the card stock in half (this will make the front and back cover of your journal).
  2. Fold the inside sheets of paper in half and insert it into the cover. Cut paper to size if needed.
  3. Punch 3 holes through all the sheets of paper.
  4. Tie the ribbon or yarn through each hole. 
  5. Decorate the front cover.
  6. Use the prompt “Today I am thankful for” to help you get started writing in your journal. 

Team GCM Creator: Bridgette