Creative Writing Resources for Teachers, Kids and Parents— Writing offers many benefits to students, but the ability to explore new worlds is undoubtedly one of the most important. Whether they’re writing creatively or considering a topic of personal reflection, writing improves critical thinking skills and encourages imagination. When students write on a regular basis, they […]
Creative Writing Prompts for Kids Ideas and Resources– There’s no doubt about it—kids love adventures. Exploring, creating, and questioning are essential aspects of childhood, and you can promote these endeavors in your students through daily creative writing activities. To support a regular creative writing practice, we published four lists of prompts for kids (with 251 prompts in all!). […]
Creative writing sounds inherently as though it should be easy—after all, the word “creative” expresses a sense of freedom and possibility that other, more restrictive forms of writing don’t have. However, sometimes the lack of boundaries makes it even more difficult to begin writing. Kids are sometimes confused by assignments that don’t have many rules, […]
Basic Writing Skills for Kids— It is essential that children develop basic writing skills at a young age. Writing skill development at a younger age helps kids as they progress through school. Moreover, when kids start writing practice at an early age, they tend to grasp concepts more easily. Whether teachings are about basic grammar skills, correct […]
The arrival of the new year is the perfect time to reflect on the places we’ve been and the places we’re going. Reflect using these 31 January journal prompts.
Fabulously Fun Story Writing Prompts and Ideas for Students— Creative writing is important for kids because it allows them to express their imaginations—but it also teaches discipline and a measure of control. Though kids might think that anything goes when they write fictional stories, they’ll quickly learn that it’s also important to keep order within […]