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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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Become a Young Archaeologist

 

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Become a Young Archaeologist

Grades 1 – 4
Activity Time 20 minutes or more
Activity Author

Patrick Striegel

Patrick Striegel

Tolono, Illinois

 
Publisher National Council of Teachers of English
 

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Activities & Projects

Grades   3 – 5  |  Activity & Project

Go Wild with Webcams!

Can't make it to a zoo? After reading a book about apes, observe animal habits and habitats using one of the many Webcams broadcasting from zoos and aquariums around the United States and the world.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Activity & Project

Digging for Answers: Become a Dinosaur Word Detective

Scientists have been making dinosaur discoveries for a long, long time. Explore this mysterious world by reading about dinosaurs, solving a crossword puzzle, and building your own puzzle.

 

Grades   6 – 8  |  Activity & Project

A Trip to the Museum: From Picture to Story

Visit a museum or art gallery (either online or in person) with children and teens, helping them find inspiration for a story based on a piece of art that they particularly enjoy or relate to.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Letís Play Bingo!

Work together, create a bingo board that can be played while walking around town, going to the zoo or a museum, or traveling on a vacation.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Activity & Project

Take a Virtual Field Trip

Can't make it to a zoo? Observe animal habits and habitats using one of the many Webcams broadcasting from zoos and aquariums around the United States and the world.

 

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Games & Tools

Grades   K – 12  |  Game & Tool

Comic Creator

The Comic Creator invites children and teens to design their own comic strips.

 

Grades   6 – 12  |  Game & Tool

Stapleless Book

The Stapleless Book tool allows children to make an eight page book of their own, ideal for stories, notes, new words, and more.

 

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Podcast Episodes

Grades   6 – 12  |  Podcast Episode

Exploring History

Hear about an amazing range of books that explore history, including works of fiction as well as non-fiction, biographies, graphic novels, verse novels, and investigative journalism.

 

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