Reading is a great way for your child to learn how other people express their thoughts. Writing is a useful way to practise self-expression. practise both reading and writing with these activities that are perfect for boosting your little learner's language arts skills.Download all (9)
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Jumping Bean Phonics
This cute game that lets your child practise making words, while acting like a Mexican jumping bean! Great for emerging readers.View Full Activity
Fairy Tale Dice
Create Fairy Tale Dice and inspire your kindergartener to weave fantastic fairy tales and improve his reading and writing skills while he's at it.View Full Activity
Pipe Cleaner Letters
Use fun and fuzzy pipe cleaners to help your child learn how to form important letters that make up the words that are the building blocks of phonics.View Full Activity
'See' the Alphabet with Your Body!
Is your kindergartener learning to write the alphabet correctly? In this "kinesthetic" activity, use movement and art to help your child with letter-writing.View Full Activity
Make a Word Quilt Collage
In this arts and crafts activity, boost your kindergartener's letter recognition and reading skills by helping her create a paper word quilt. View Full Activity
Word Detective Game
Got a kid who's learning to read? Looking for a new board game to add to the bunch? With a little help from your child, you can make a game of your own! View Full Activity
Play with Pasta...and Learn to Write
Pasta makes a good dinner, but it can also be used to teach proper letter formation! In this easy crafts activity, you'll use pasta and glue to form letters.View Full Activity
Crazy Eights With Word Families!
Help your kindergartener make and play a "Hop On Pop"-inspired card game--a fun way to learn word families!View Full Activity
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