Education.com
Try
Brainzy
Try
Plus
Home > School and Academics > Academic Subjects > Helping Your Child with Writing

Helping Your Child with Writing

Learning to express oneself on paper is one of the most important skills a child can develop. From a few sentences on what they did over summer vacation to a doctoral thesis, students never stop needing to know how to write, and write appropriately for their level. Closely tied to reading, learning to write employs many similar strategies, as well as some that are unique to this vital part of life.

Related Articles

showing 41 - 50 of 54
  • 41.

    The Language Arts

    The six language arts, as designated by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) and the International Reading...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 42.

    Taking the Angst Out of Analogies

    Many parents remember struggling with analogies when studying for college entrance exams. Now they've seeped down to...

    Source: Education.com
  • 43.

    Stages of Spelling Development

    Spelling development is a process children go through as they learn to spell. This article describes the five stages of...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 44.

    Developmental Stages of Writing

    Read about the developmental stages of writing and learn what to expect from your child's writing accomplishments from...

    Source: State: Indiana Department of Education
  • 45.

    Teaching Spelling

    Perhaps the best-known way to teach spelling is through weekly spelling tests, but tests should never be considered a...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 46.

    The Olympic Athlete: A Gold-Medal Writing Project

    The Olympics isn't just a portrayal of athleticism at its best; it also represents a clash of personalities, an...

    Source: Education.com
  • 47.

    Literacy Development: Cambourne's Conditions

    Brian Cambourne (1988) proposed that children acquire early facility with oral and written language most easily when...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 48.

    The Components of Balanced Literacy

    Summarizes the components of balanced literacy and how to utilize the components which include shared reading and...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 49.

    From Cursive to Cursor: The Death of Handwriting

    In the ever-changing and increasingly technocentric world of public education, is penmanship is passé?

    Source: Education.com
  • 50.

    Early Literacy

    Our ideas about early literacy have come a long way since the days when young children sat on hard benches in dame...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall