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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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Send Postcards From the Concert

 

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Send Postcards From the Concert

Grades 3 – 5
Activity Time 60 to 90 minutes
Publisher International Reading Association
 

Lesson Plans

Activities & Projects

Games & Tools

Podcast Episodes

 

Lesson Plans

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

A Musical Prompt: Postcards From the Concert

Students won’t miss a beat in this musical lesson that combines listening with personal response on a postcard.

 

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Activities & Projects

Grades   3 – 5  |  Activity & Project

Postcards from the Trail

After enjoying an online book about traveling west on a wagon train, children create postcards from the point of view of the main character for one or more stops on the journey.

 

Grades   3 – 6  |  Activity & Project

Books Will Take You There!

While enjoying a book that features a journey, children write postcards from the perspective of the main character for each stop along the trip.

 

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Games & Tools

Grades   K – 8  |  Game & Tool

Postcard Creator

Whether their travel is real or imagined, you can help children use the Postcard Creator to combine words and images to share experiences from faraway places.

 

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Podcast Episodes

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

Books With a Playlist

Share your musical heritage with kids this summer and get inspired by four stories about family, jazz, and the relationships that last a lifetime.

 

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