Let the children write! Many teachers and parents bemoan the fact that skills learned during the school term are often lost if not practised during the holidays. This list of 20 easy and fun ways for parents to engage children in writing will help to prevent that loss. The suggestions can be easily incorporated into family activities and provide opportunities for children to show-off their developing skills but never feel they are being tested or forced to do school work away from school. They involve life skills that are beneficial for everyone.
This document is available for free download and printing by individuals. Teachers are welcome to print the document for distribution to parents.