Follow these suggestions to encourage your child's budding writing skills.
GreatSchools parents share their stories about the unique, sometimes unexpected ways they boost their children's learning.
Writing goes from zero to 60 in kindergarten, from tracing the ABCs and culminating in higher level thinking skills like forming, organizing, and expressing complete thoughts.
How you can help at home: Have your child make a personalized puzzle to help her spell her name.
How you can help at home: Walk around your neighborhood with your child and take notes on what you see.
How you can help at home: Shoes designed to move help kids develop coordination, which is crucial to development.
How you can help at home: Make placemats to help your child build reading and writing skills.
How you can help at home: Have your child find living things and nonliving objects.
How you can help at home: In this activity your child makes a collage with tissue paper and paint.
Have fun with your child making goop out of cornstarch and water.