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Tell a Story in a Jar!
Try these story starters - creativity and sequencing skills combine to create wild stories that will have the whole family in stitches!View Full Activity
Writing on Cloud Nine
Practice writing skills and use imagination with this fun activity, where your child will write a story about what he thinks life would be like on a cloud.View Full Activity
Make a Dialogue Journal!
Parents can help their children at home by using a dialogue journal to model good writing.View Full Activity
Can You Picture It?: A Writing Activity
Build second and third grade writing skills by using pictures to help kids "see" how to use details in their stories.View Full Activity
Write an "I Used To, Now I" Poem
In this writing activity, let your child reflect on the past and practice their writing skills and word usage as they create an "I Used to, Now I" poem.View Full Activity
Make an Abbreviation Book
Here's a fun book-making project that will help your child learn to abbreviate and provide an opportunity for her to exercise her artistic abilities.View Full Activity
Write Silly Sentences to Master Verb Tenses
Help your second grader grasp the concept of verb tenses with this silly card game!View Full Activity
Plan Stories with The Five-Finger Technique
Got the pre-writing blues? Try this simple five-finger technique to help your second grader develop a sequenced plan for her early compositions.View Full Activity
Write Parts of Speech Acrostic Poetry!
If helping your child learn parts of speech makes you want to take a nap, try this exercise. It's a sure way to keep those creative juices flowing.View Full Activity