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Composition activities get your child to write better stories! These engaging composition activities include storytelling activities, adjective builders, poetry exercises, and group writing games. Each of these composition activities engages your child's imagination as he gets practice writing short stories, personal narratives, and even instruction manuals. These composition activities are great for aspiring writers, and they make great keepsakes for parents and children who will enjoy looking back at the written stories. Have fun with writing with these composition activities.

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Knowing your antonyms from your synonyms is an important part of the second grade writing curriculum, and is a real boon for vocabulary.
Composition
Second Grade
Give your third grader's reading and writing skills a stretch: have her create a Care Manual for your pet the next time your family goes away.
Composition
Third Grade
Encourage your child to explore her favorite fairy tale, and learn about characters, plot, setting and story sequence as she draws her own pictures.
Composition
Second Grade
From flower-filled fun to earth-conscious art, these springtime activities are a great way to celebrate the season. Enjoy the warmer weather, and get crafting with these simple DIYs.
Composition
Third Grade
Exercise your first grader's writing muscles! These activities put a fun spin on writing and grammar practice.
Composition
First Grade
Fight dragons, build castles, wave magic wands and head to far-off lands with this week's batch of fantastical ideas. Classic fables like The Frog Prince and Little Red Riding Hood (and everything in between!) set the stage for loads of foundational reading practice, and make room for kids to write their own adventures, too.
Composition
Comprehension
Warm weather and blooming flowers make a perfect backdrop for family fun. Get the whole family together for these educational activities and games that are best enjoyed with siblings, parents, and more.
Composition
Preschool
What exactly went on in a typical dinosaur family? Travel back to the Mesozoic Era and bring out your kid's creative side with this sequencing activity.
Composition
Second Grade
Beginning poets can be overwhelmed keeping track of rhyme and  rhythm. Have your little writer try a skeltonic poem, which focuses on end rhyme.
Composition
Fourth Grade
Turn your living room into a sophisticated café while your child and her friends explore the world of poetry with this unique and entertaining party idea.
Composition
Third Grade
A nonet is a 9-line poem. Like haiku, each line has a specific number of syllables, starting with nine in the first line and ending with only one in the last.
Composition
Third Grade
Turn a real-life hero into a folklore hero. Your child can write a tall tale that makes a Davy Crockett or John Henry out of someone he personally knows.
Composition
Third Grade
Here's a fun way for your child to exercise his writing chops...and prove a point! A great way to practice persuasive writing.
Composition
Fourth Grade
Let your future scribe's imagination run wild! Children have a hard time understanding fact versus fiction, and writing a tall tale can help.
Composition
Second Grade

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