Quick writing tips for every age
From preschool through high school, try these easy writing “projects” at home.
Why parents must teach writing
Expert Douglas Reeves says kids aren't learning to write, and it's a disaster in the making.
6 ways to encourage young writers
Follow these suggestions to encourage your child's budding writing skills.
Writing prompts for kindergarten through 8th grade
These writing prompts give kids just enough of a start to spark their imagination and get them writing in a no-stress, no-pressure way.
What your child should have learned in kindergarten to 8th grade
Here are some of the key skills your child should learn in kindergarten to 8th grade, plus ways to give your child a little extra practice over the summer.
What your 5th grader should have learned
Here are some of the key skills your fifth grader should have covered this year, plus ways to practice them over the summer.
These free printable PDFs are our take on the classic kids' game — with an emotional smarts twist.
Our 5 favorite 5th grade writing worksheets
Fifth graders learn about word play, perfect their prose, and practice writing a report — and they'll even and have fun as they learn along with these writing worksheets.