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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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Cooking and Creating in the Kitchen

 

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Cooking and Creating in the Kitchen

Grades K – 2
Activity Time About 2 hours
Activity Author

Amy Mascott

Amy Mascott

DC Metro, Maryland

 
Publisher National Council of Teachers of English
 

Activities & Projects

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Activities & Projects

Grades   3 – 5  |  Activity & Project

Write a Recipe

Use recipes to help children practice reading and writing step-by-step instructions. Have them sample the results to see how they did.

 

Grades   K – 6  |  Activity & Project

Let the Show Begin! Literary Talent Show

Children choose their favorite songs, poems, or stories to act out in a talent show for friends and family.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Note Writing at a Message Center

In this activity, children write short everyday notes, to remind, plan, request, or compliment others.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Reading Signs and Labels

These activities will have children reading signs, logos, brand names, and other words all over their home and community.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Activity & Project

Take a Closer Look: Write Around the Room

With a piece of paper and a pen, kids can learn anywhere! This activity gets kids writing, looking closely at letters, and learning some new words in any room of the house.

 

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Podcast Episodes

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

Delicious Summer Treats

Podcast host Emily Manning and guests explore a number of ways to get children reading and writing recipes and having fun with food.

 

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