All Literacy Activities

How to Craft the Perfect Pen Pal Letter

Having a pen pal, either in a different country or just a town away helps kids practice skills in literacy, writing and geography. Get tips for helping your child craft the perfect pen pal letter.

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How to Raise a Confident Reader

As parents, we want to raise confident readers, but the whole prospect of how to accomplish it can be stressful. But it doesn’t have to be.

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Thanksgiving Time Capsule

Teaching young children about being thankful, an abstract concept, can be tricky. Creating a Thanksgiving time capsule is a good way to work on these concepts together and involving the whole family is a great way to model thankfulness as well.

A-MAZE-ING Letter Maze

A-MAZE-ING Letter Maze

Help your child learn her letters with letter mazes. Tape a maze to the floor and connect the letters from beginning to end. Its great for letter recognition!

Not So Scary Boo Book

Help kids develop strategies for tackling their fears with this not so scary book.

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Find the Letter on the Apple

Practice fine motor skills with paper clips when kids find the letter on the apple! A letter learning activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Thank You in Different Languages

The Language of “Thank You” Cards

Here is a cool art project that teaches kids not only how to say thank you in different languages, but gives them a lesson in different cultures and customs.