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Reluctant Writer Round-Up

Reluctant Writer Round-Up

A terrific round-up of blog posts, Pins, and Instagram faves to help you teach your own reluctant writer.

How to love your kids’ writing

How to love your kids’ writing

Great tips for how to love your kids’ writing, especially when you’d rather wad it into a ball and toss it across the room.

Stumbling block #8 – Parental criticism

When it comes to chores, character training, and schoolwork, you can’t always be the nice guy, the friend. Nope. You’ve got to be the parent, which means it falls to you to judge and evaluate your kids’ work. But if you don't evaluate with wisdom and purpose, you can...

Writing tip: Wise feedback makes a difference

Correct and grade wisely. An arbitrary grade based on feelings (”This feels like a B-”) won’t help your student become a better writer. Tip 4: Offer helpful and consistent feedback. Use objective checklists to help you pinpoint specific areas to improve. Value your...



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