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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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ReadWriteThink has a variety of resources for out-of-school use. Visit our Parent & Afterschool Resources section to learn more.

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A Trip to the Museum: From Picture to Story

 

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A Trip to the Museum: From Picture to Story

Grades 6 – 8
Activity Time One to two hours
Activity Author

Scott Filkins

Scott Filkins

Champaign, Illinois

 
Publisher National Council of Teachers of English
 

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Grades   6 – 10  |  Activity & Project

Writing Fanfiction

Writing stories that imitate a certain genre or type of fiction allows children to explore a book they love by imagining new twists for their favorite characters and plot lines.

 

Grades   1 – 4  |  Activity & Project

Become a Young Archaeologist

Want to visit a museum without leaving your computer? Virtually dig for famous historical artifacts from around the world found in the British Museum.

 

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Grades   5 – 10  |  Printout  |  Writing It Out

From Picture to Story

This organizer can help children and teens describe a picture using their five senses, which will later allow them to better write about the picture.

 

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