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Step Inside the Story!View Full Activity
Let your child step into the main character's shoes as he keeps track of the setting, events, and names of characters in the story by keeping a journal.
Personal Tall TalesView Full Activity
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.
The Zoo Stories: Imagining Animals at NightView Full Activity
Here's a fun writing activity that will turn a Saturday trip to the local zoo into an all-out creativity bonanza.
Drawing CharactersView Full Activity
Add some artsy fun to your child's next reading adventure by letting her draw the characters.
Make a Dr. Seuss Story Box!View Full Activity
In the spirit of Seuss and all things creative and silly, celebrate reading and all that it has to offer with this fun and interactive story box.
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Write a Dear Author LetterView Full Activity
This third grade writing activity brings home the lesson: it's not only what you write that's important, but how you write it, too.
Play 'I Caught You!' An Early Reading GameView Full Activity
Work on reading fluency with your child. This fun game will even engage her concentration skills without her knowing.