Advertisement

Articles about:

Snack Steps

Putting the steps of a recipe in a logical order will help prepare your kindergartner for writing stories.

Clay play

This squishy art project allows kids to get crafty with their ABCs.

Cn u rd ths? A guide to invented spelling

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.

Six ways to encourage young writers

Follow these suggestions to encourage your child's budding writing skills.

Name Puzzle

How you can help at home: Have your child make a personalized puzzle to help her spell her name.

Create a Personalized Placemat

How you can help at home: Make placemats to help your child build reading and writing skills.

Word family flip book

How you can help at home: Have your child create this fun flip book to practice reading.

Make an alphabet book

How you can help at home: Have your child create a personalized alphabet book.

Your kindergartner and Common Core: a cheat sheet

Ever wonder what the Common Core Standards really involve? Here's a quick snapshot of key skills your kindergartner needs to learn — and how you can help at home.

My Kindergartner Reverses His Letters

My son reverses some of his letters. Should I point this out to him, or is this just part of learning to write? How can I help him to write the letters the correct way?

ADVERTISEMENT