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Writing Activities for Ages 8-10

Writing Activities for Ages 8-10

 
Whether your child is the next great novelist or hates putting pen to paper, use these tips to help make writing fun.
Make a word puzzle!
Connect your child with his past, and preserve your family's history for the future.
Help her get creative with writing by giving her a place to begin.
Practice punctuation with this easy-to-make game.
Give your mind a workout with these writing prompts.
Explore an alternate perspective.
Practice handwriting on this squishy, erasable, and easy-to-make surface.
Prevent moan and groan when you ask your child to compose sentences or invent stories.
Which side is right?
My favorite color is blue like sky — which relative am I?
Review the food!
Help your child write secret messages in invisible ink — then reveal them!
Children will identify commas, periods, question marks, and more during this fun read-aloud activity.

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