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Want to Spark Your Child’s Creativity? Try a Chain Story

One of the most frequently asked questions I get is: “How did you get your kids to love writing?” Yes, I’m the mom who allowed my children to write stories and draw pictures on the kitchen wall with permanent markers. Before you let that sully your opinion of me, let me explain. At some point …

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Do You Know How To Encourage a Young Writer? Learn From These Five Simple Tips.

April 10th is Encourage a Young Writer Day! Every April, we celebrate the talent of our nation’s youngest writers. Do you have a fledgling writer in your home? Or are you looking for ways to encourage your child to write more? From tweens and teens to preschoolers and elementary school kids, here are five easy …