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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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Make a Magnetic Poetry Set

 

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Make a Magnetic Poetry Set

Grades 5 – 10
Activity Time 60 to 90 minutes (can be done on different days)
Publisher International Reading Association
 

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Mobile Apps

Grades   3 – 12  |  Mobile App  |  Writing Poetry

Word Mover

Word Mover allows children and teens to create “found poetry” by choosing from word banks and existing famous works; additionally, users can add new words to create a piece of poetry by moving/manipulating the text.

 

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Activities & Projects

Grades   3 – 5  |  Activity & Project

Star Light, Star Bright: Reading and Writing about the Nighttime Sky

Children watch the nighttime sky come alive as the read an online book about fascinating elements in the night and write a poem/story about the things they learn!

 

Grades   K – 8  |  Activity & Project

Let's Go On A Poetry Walk!

The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and you’re surrounded by brilliant shades of green! Observe and collect sensory images from nature and use the sights, sounds, smells, and textures to create original nature poetry.

 

Grades   4 – 6  |  Activity & Project

Think Hink Pinks!

Kids will love Hink Pinks—word puzzles that use two-word clues to lead to a rhyming solution. Try one and get hooked yourself: Obese feline? Fat cat!

 

Grades   K – 3  |  Activity & Project

Wild and Crazy Words

Make learning how to spell words a little “wild and crazy” by ditching the pen and paper and using unique materials that will make your kids really smile while they’re having fun.

 

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Printouts

Grades   6 – 8  |  Printout  |  Word Play

Make-a-Word Card Game

Children can be card sharks in this game, which challenges players to build words from prefixes, root words, and suffixes.

 

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