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How you can help at home: Have your child use descriptive words to write about an object.

Word up

Boost your child's writing ability with Caption Madness.

Word up

A bestselling author offers five techniques to blast through resistance and teach kids to write.

Create a comic book

How you can help at home: Your child will learn to create his own family comic book. This activity builds writing and computer skills.

Word family flip book

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

Think 3-D: Make a pop-up book

How you can help at home: In this activity your child makes a creative book to write a story in.

Create a family memory book

With the help of a computer, your child can practice language arts skills as she preserves family memories.

Handwriting cues

How you can help at home: Reinforce proper letter formation by writing lists and notes together with your child.

Pantry poetry: let food be your muse

Let food inspire your child to practice descriptive writing.

My Child Started Reversing Letters

My daughter has been writing since before she started school and was good at it. I was a stay-at-home mom and worked with her so that when she started school she would have no problems. Now that she has started school and I am a...