An illuminating, first-of-its-kind resource to help parents foster a love of writing in their child's life. New educational research reveals that writing is as fundamental to a child's development as reading. But though there are books that promote literacy, no book guides parents in helping their child cultivate a love of writing. In this book, Pam Allyn, a nationally recognized educator and literacy expert, reminds us that writing is not only a key skill but also an essential part of self-discovery and critical to success later in life. Allyn offers the qthe five keysq to help kids WRITE-Word Power, Ritual, Independence, Time, and Environment-along with fun, imaginative prompts to inspire and empower children to put their thoughts on the page. A groundbreaking blueprint for developing every child's abilities, Your Child's Writing Life teaches parents how to give a gift that will last a lifetime.your childa#39;s life, but right now, while shea#39;s in school, you will reap one of the biggest rewards: the grades on her report card. ... But the child who has practiced writing a great deal doesna#39;t have to focus on managing and negotiating those skills, so he ... By the time theya#39;re taking the SAT and writing that essay for their college application, either they will feel confident and ... When students at Savannah High School of Liberal Arts received individualized writing tutorials, every student whoanbsp;...
|Title||:||Your Child's Writing Life|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2011-08-02|