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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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Read for My Summer

Beat the summer heat with engaging activities from ReadWriteThink.org.

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Batter Up! Telling Sports Stories With Trading Cards

 

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Batter Up! Telling Sports Stories With Trading Cards

Grades 2 – 6
Activity Time 30 to 60 minutes
Publisher International Reading Association
 

Activities & Projects

Grades   5 – 10  |  Activity & Project

Play Ball! Read and Write Sports Trivia

Look at different online baseball trivia questions to see how they are written. Then have children write their own questions and play a trivia game.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Activity & Project

Write "Moving" Sports Poetry

We've all heard the expression “poetry in motion”—this activity gets children writing poems about grace and movement using photos of athletes.

 

Grades   6 – 8  |  Activity & Project

That Sounds Fun! Sound Words and Sports Poetry

In this activity, children and teens use their experiences playing or watching sporting events (or other types of outdoor games) to write poems that are full of the sounds of the games.

 

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