Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Writing to Writers

Daily Tips

Try something new with your kids every day! Find tips on reading, learning, and raising a well-rounded child.

Today's Tip

Today's Tip: 
April 06, 2015
Writing to Writers

Your child most likely has a favorite book. Help him practice his writing and communication skills by writing a letter to one of his favorite authors. Help your child plan what he wants to say. Then, show him what a letter looks like, and discuss generic openings and closings. Have him help you address the envelope, and then drop it in the mail. Maybe he will even be lucky enough to get a response!


Find Just-Right Books

Activities & Fun

Before kids share a book with a friend, ask them to have this book...
Rank the books your kids read and keep score of which is the best they...
Help your child solve for b and then connect the dots in this printable...
If the weather is not cooperating and you can't go outside, set up...
Our lovely Valentine’s crafts will charm your children and fill your...
Put together the pieces to create a Valentine’s message.