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Writing Styles Your Child Should Know

Writing Styles Your Child Should Know

If you want to help your child develop her writing skills at home, it’s important that you know the different styles of writing that are being covered in schools. In most cases, these are the same writing formats that you ... - test

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Teach Your Young Child to Write

Teach Your Young Child to Write

Young children just learning fine motor skills can begin to practice writing their names and other short words long before they can formally read. Teaching your child to write his name and other fun words can be a fun activity ... - test

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Improving Your Child’s Creative Writing

Improving Your Child’s Creative Writing

Creative writing is at the forefront of many educational plans, especially in the earlier grades. Being able to write creatively is a sign of a well developed mind and taking the reader outside of a traditional essay and into your ... - test

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Helping Older Children Write Essays

Helping Older Children Write Essays

For older children writing isn’t simply a requirement for the classroom, it might be a ticket to higher education. Being able to write well in many different styles is essential to completing various applications and tests as your child progresses ... - test

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Develop Your Child’s Writing

Develop Your Child’s Writing

The written word is powerful and everyone starts writing with the same crooked letters and common misspellings. As your child grows, however, he’ll become a more skilled writer and be able to use that improving handwriting and spelling to convey ... - test

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Teaching Your Child to Write

Teaching Your Child to Write

Your preschooler will be starting on letters and simple words during class time, but you can help him learn and practice at home as well. Learning to write properly from an early age is an important element in his development ... - test

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Practicing Penmanship

Practicing Penmanship

Careful handwriting comes from careful practice, and often that practice comes at home. If your child struggles with her penmanship, help her improve in a few easy ways. Buy Lined Paper The first thing you’ll need to do is help ... - test

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Five Ways to Enjoy Writing with Your Child

Five Ways to Enjoy Writing with Your Child

 Children love to tell stories, and helping them tell the story on paper can be fun and a great way for your child to practice the skills she needs in school as well. 1. Response Journals In a notebook, draw ... - test

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Fostering the Love of Writing

Fostering the Love of Writing

Writing is, at many levels, an art form. But, writing can also be a method of communication and even an outlet for emotions and inner thoughts. From poetry to journals, there are many kinds of writing your child will learn ... - test

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Fun Ways to Practice Writing

Fun Ways to Practice Writing

Writing is an important skill for many reasons. At the earliest stages, it is the development of fine motor skills that matters most. Can your child actually form the letters and write words. Soon it become a combination and spelling ... - test

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Five Ways to Encourage Creative Writing

Five Ways to Encourage Creative Writing

One of the arts that is quickly being lost in the world of formal education and standardized tests is creative writing. Most authors who are famous today began by writing entertaining and elaborate stories in the backs of notebooks or ... - test