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Writing Activities for Ages 6-7

Writing Activities for Ages 6-7

 
Paint pictures with words and bring language to life.
Inspire those who are just beginning to create stories.
Get moving to practice spelling.
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.
Find the best words to describe a picture.
Coming up with private lingo is part of school-age friendships — so now is a fun time to introduce your child to nonverbal communication.
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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