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Learn All Year Long

Learn All Year Long

Learn All Year Long

Kids and teens should read and write even when they are out of school. Why is this so important?

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Parent & Afterschool Resources

ReadWriteThink has a variety of resources for out-of-school use. Visit our Parent & Afterschool Resources section to learn more.

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All About Me! Use Photos to Write Stories

 

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All About Me! Use Photos to Write Stories

Grades K – 2
Activity Time 45 to 60 minutes (can be done over different days, but ideally within two weeks)
Publisher International Reading Association
 

Activities & Projects

Tips & How-To's

Printouts

Podcast Episodes

 

Activities & Projects

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Write Captivating Captions

Encourage children to connect words and pictures by having them write their own captions for family or magazine photos.

 

Grades   K – 3  |  Activity & Project

Stories of Appreciation

Using either a print or online template such as Tikatok, children can honor special people in their lives by creating personalized books.

 

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Tips & How-To's

Grades   2 – 4  |  Tip & How-To

Help a Child Write a Story

Write a story together and you'll encourage creativity, help reading and writing skills, and have fun!

 

Grades   K – 3  |  Tip & How-To

Help a Child Edit and Revise

Help children make the most of their writing by teaching them about revising and editing, two important parts of the writing process.

 

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Printouts

Grades   K – 2  |  Printout  |  Writing It Out

My Autobiography

Channel children’s fondness for talking about their own lives into a creative project by helping them write an autobiography.

 

Grades   K – 12  |  Printout  |  Learning New Skills

Three Ways to Bind a Handmade Book

Use one of these three techniques for bookbinding to make children’s and teens’ multi-page texts easier to keep, share, and display.

 

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Podcast Episodes

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

Summer Adventures

Emily and guests recommend the perfect books to take along on your summer vacation.

 

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