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Celebrate Summer with 6 Writing Prompts

Sponsored by Hip hip hooray, it’s summer! So, how do you keep your writers writing when the sunshine beckons? Well, the key is to keep things fun and relaxed. Yes, you can still be the cool homeschool mom and keep your writers’ momentum going strong all season long! Get started with these summer-inspired writing […]

Get Writing with Fall Writing Prompts

Autumn is finally here! As the days get shorter and colder, the colors on the trees turn a beautiful array of yellow, red, brown, and even purple. Corn mazes open for the season, and many families are spending time together apple picking, raking leaves, enjoying the smell of woodsmoke in the air, and listening to […]

Animal Writing Prompts for Elementary Homeschoolers

Sponsored post by Did you know that more than a third of babies’ first words are names of animals? The wild kingdom seems to fascinate us almost from birth with its diversity, harmony, and entertainment value. Is it any wonder that so many children’s books feature one or more animals and that plush animal […]

Writing in a Winter Wonderland

Winter is a wonderful time to get creative with your writing lessons. Find out how to get your young writers excited and motivated about writing this winter.

Get Ready to Vote — for Writing!

Did you know your kids can use their election knowledge to improve their writing skills? Read on to find some amazing ideas to jump-start an election study.

Build Writing Skills with NaNoWriMo!

Continue reading to discover more about NaNoWriMo and how it can be used in your homeschool to motivate your children and build their writing skills.

How to Plan for Writing Success

Once your children are comfortable writing sentences and paragraphs, your writing schedule can become more complex. Here are ideas to cover it all!