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Our 5 favorite fourth grade writing worksheets

Help your fourth grader hone his writing skills with these fun worksheets.

My Fourth-Grader's Writing and Spelling Are Horrible

My fourth-grader's writing is horrible and has been since she started school. Her spelling is just as bad. She still spells by sounding out the words. When will this improve? No matter what I do she gets really frustrated and just quits altogether. I don't...

Your fourth grader and writing under the Common Core Standards

Compelling stories and research reports with multimedia components… fourth grade opens up a whole new writing world.

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.

Write a menu

Try this fun exercise next time you go out to eat to help build language skills with your fourth- or fifth-grader.

Writing letters

How you can help at home: Writing a letter using a word-processing program helps your child build writing skills.

Writing on the wall

Expert Douglas Reeves says kids aren't learning to write, and it's a disaster in the making.

Summer writing

From making metaphors to writing a news story, these fun summer worksheets will keep writing skills sharp.

Write a "Diamante Poem"

How you can help at home: Have your child write a line poem in the shape of a diamond.

Letter writing for kids

4 handy ways to teach your child the lost art of writing letters.