Month: June 2010

Choosing correct ending punctuation

If your child struggles to choose the correct punctuation at the end of a sentence, do this fun exercise together to help him learn what each punctuation mark sounds like when spoken aloud.   1.  Write the following words, phrases, and sentences on index cards or...

Is your child a budding novelist?

Ever heard of NaNoWriMo? Short for National Novel Writing Month, it's an amazing writing event that takes place every November. I love that NaNoWriMo also has a Young Writers Program that's open to children 17 and under. The challenge? Pump out a novel in 30 days....