By learning phonics, your child can begin recognizing spelling patterns in the sounds of words. This will help them become a more accurate speller.
Math Genie is hosting an online writing competition for students in grades 1-7. Students can win exciting prizes. Contest graded in real time by teachers.
How is your child's handwriting? Did you know that messy handwriting can actually lead to lower grades? Many teachers will deduct points if they cannot read answers. But also students with neater handwriting have higher developed logic skills and neural connections that help in math, reading, and writing. See how improved handwriting leads to better grades for your child
Do you know the difference between expository and narrative writing? Your child will have to learn these and other writing styles, and you will need to help them. However, if you are unsure how to help your child develop these writing skills, Reading Genie's guide to expository writing is here to help.
Does your child know all the different writing styles? Their writing skills will improve when they take the time to learn, narrative, descriptive, persuasive and expository writing. If you are not sure how to help your child master narrative writing, check out Reading Genie's guide to narrative writing here.