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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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Writing a First Resume

 

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Writing a First Resume

Grades 9 – 12
Activity Time Two to three hours (can be done over several days)
Activity Author

Marcea K. Seible

Marcea K. Seible

Waterloo, Iowa

 
Publisher National Council of Teachers of English
 

Activities & Projects

Games & Tools

Tips & How-To's

 

Activities & Projects

Grades   7 – 12  |  Activity & Project

Create a Career Blog

This activity invites children and teens to explore various careers and then write about what they might want to be when they grow up in a blog.

 

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Games & Tools

Grades   9 – 12  |  Game & Tool

Resume Generator

This tool guides teens through the creation of a resume that can be saved and edited. Written and audio tips provide extra support.

 

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Tips & How-To's

Grades   6 – 12  |  Tip & How-To

Writing for the Real World

Helping teens notice the variety of writing all around them “in the real world” motivates them to write in genres that are new and engaging and helps them become more fluent, flexible writers.

 

Grades   6 – 12  |  Tip & How-To

How to Revise and Edit

Once a piece of writing has been revised and major changes have been made, writers edit to make certain that readers won't be confused or distracted by unintentional errors. Read on to learn how to begin editing a piece of writing!

 

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