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Writing Activities for Ages 6-7

Writing Activities for Ages 6-7

 
Inspire those who are just beginning to create stories.
Getting the hang of handwriting can be tough for kids, especially if they have trouble with fine-motor tasks. Try these activities to build skills and confidence.
Ready, set, go: Form a silly sentence as words fall from the air.
Help your child to make his very own daily newspaper.
Ask your child: How would you end that fairy tale?
Coming up with private lingo is part of school-age friendships — so now is a fun time to introduce your child to nonverbal communication.
Paint pictures with words and bring language to life.
Get moving to practice spelling.
Find the best words to describe a picture.
Help your child grow as a writer -- encourage him to create a family newspaper.
Explore fairy tales and fables — some of them fractured!
Encourage direct communication between your child and her favorite authors.
How many words can you make?
Write a story and make a moving picture book to display it.

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