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Steps of a Recipe

Writing the steps of a recipe in order will help develop your first-grader's thinking skills.

Word for word

Do-it-yourself magnetic poetry kits make language come alive.

What's the scoop?

Junior journalists can get their start with a homegrown publication.

Food memory bank

Use meals to explore your family's cultural roots with your middle-schooler.

Word up

Boost your child's writing ability with Caption Madness.

Bright Ideas From Our Readers: Spelling Struggles

Thanks to the readers who shared games and strategies to help kids with spelling. Their ideas may help your child.

Talking Spell-checkers/Electronic Dictionaries

Learn about assistive technology tools called talking spell-checkers/electronic dictionaries.

Speech Recognition Software Programs

Learn about assistive technology tools called speech recognition programs.

A whole new world

After years of homeschooling, is this family ready to deal with the public school system?

Third-, fourth-, and fifth-grade signs of an LD

How do you know if your child has a learning disability? Learn to read the signs.