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Write a Letter to Your TeacherView Full Activity
Start the school year off on the right foot by treating your child's new teacher to a special heart-felt surprise!
Vacation Memory BookView Full Activity
Writing a book about a favorite trip can be fun, rewarding and a great way to practice organizational, thinking, and communication skills.
Write a Collaborative StoryView Full Activity
This fun writing activity takes a regular task - writing a story - and transforms it into a collaborative writing experience for hilarious results!
Make a Book Square!View Full Activity
If your third grader is having difficulty sequencing events in a story, try creating this book square.
Craft Personalized PostcardsView Full Activity
Making personalized postcards out of meaningful photographs is a fun, rainy day project.
Create a Story QuiltView Full Activity
Here's a fun art activity that combines measurement and design with drawing and painting. Kids tell their own special story as they create a story quilt.
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Play Sentence ScrambleView Full Activity
This hands-on family activity gives your child practice creating compound sentences, while teaching him skills that will help him become a better writer!
Storyboarding: Using Pictures to Teach WordsView Full Activity
Many kids find themselves especially challenged by writing in third grade. Here's how you can help, using a technique called "storyboarding."