How you can help at home: In this activity your child makes a creative book to write a story in.
How you can help at home: Try this fun game that helps students think about how words are related.
How You can help at home: Have your child keep a journal and build reading and writing skills.
How you can help at home: Try this fun word-building activity that the whole family can play.
How you can help at home: Have your child make an invitation on the computer.
Spelling instruction at your child's school may look different from what you remember of your school days. Here's a guide to what you might see and why things have changed.
Follow these suggestions to encourage your child's budding writing skills.
How you can help at home: Have your child use descriptive words to write about an object.
Do-it-yourself magnetic poetry kits make language come alive.
How you can help at home: Reinforce proper letter formation by writing lists and notes together with your second-grader.