Fun Games and Activities to Make Writing Exciting

Fun Games and Activities to Make Writing Exciting

Are your kids reluctant to write? Or are they just waiting for some inspiration? Whatever the reason, there are many simple and enjoyable ways to get your kids writing. Engaging writing activities foster not just writing skills but also helps them learn the rules of spelling, develop attention, logic, memory, and logical thinking. And the best way to present these writing activities would be through games! These writing games can help children discover the world…

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Creative Writing Prompts to jumpstart your children’s writing

Creative Writing Prompts to jumpstart your children’s writing

Creative writing lets children express themselves. It helps children use their imagination and takes the reader on a journey into their thoughts. This can also be a great way to find more about your children, about their likes, dislikes, and feelings. But many kids do not want to write and often complain! How do you get kids to want to write without forcing them to? Why not try giving them some fun topics – writing…

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KidEngage Writing Competition – 2018 – WINNING ENTRIES!

KidEngage Writing Competition – 2018 – WINNING ENTRIES!

Creative writing not only allows kids to express their feelings, but it also helps them clarify their own ideas and beliefs, and discover what they know or think about a topic. Helping your kids discover a love for it can help them exercise their creativity well beyond their childhood and develop a lifelong passion for it. You can prepare your child for creative writing through play, conversation, reading, and exploration. One of the best ways to get…

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It’s All Write!! 8 Reasons to participate in Writing Competitions

It’s All Write!! 8 Reasons to participate in Writing Competitions

Kids (and adults) need a platform to show off their creativity – to learn and to explore. There are many platforms to show off your singing and dancing talent on stage. But what about talents in writing stories or poetry? How do young writers get an audience? Well, the answer is simple. Writing Competitions! Competitions play a role in motivating students to perform and excel and offer a lot more reward than just the winning…

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Kindle the Love of Writing in Your Children – Here is how

Kindle the Love of Writing in Your Children – Here is how

Helping your kids discover a love for it can help them exercise their creativity well beyond their childhood and develop a lifelong passion for it. You can prepare your child for creative writing through play, conversation, reading and exploration. Here are a few ideas to get them going!

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KidEngage Writing Competition – 2017 – WINNING ENTRIES!

KidEngage Writing Competition – 2017 – WINNING ENTRIES!

Creative writing not only allows kids to express their feelings, but it also helps them clarify their own ideas and beliefs, and discover what they know or think about a topic. Helping your kids discover a love for it can help them exercise their creativity well beyond their childhood and develop a lifelong passion for it. You can prepare your child for creative writing through play, conversation, reading, and exploration. One of the best ways to…

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Making Journaling Fun for Kids!

Making Journaling Fun for Kids!

Journaling is often a good activity for kids who are reluctant to write or, in some cases, reluctant to speak.
The versatility of journaling makes it very helpful to be incorporated into many different areas of learning, including math, science and social studies.

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Holiday Homework Horror : Top tips to Finish those Projects in a Breeze!

Holiday Homework Horror : Top tips to Finish those Projects in a Breeze!

Summer vacation is a time when we play, enjoy waking up late, travelling to fun vacation spots, shopping and having loads of fun with our friends and family. Who thinks of horrid studies and homework during this time? But, unfortunately, we have to, as most schools tend to give certain projects and worksheets to all of their students during the holidays.

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Book review: Nothing Ever Happens On 90th Street By Roni Schotter!

Book review: Nothing Ever Happens On 90th Street By Roni Schotter!

An excellent resource for narrative writing . The story itself makes the kids to be seated at the edge of a chair with a curious mind waiting to know what will happen next .The content of the story teaches all the qualities needed for writing , developing a plot, observation , imagination, dialogue, suspense, poetry and romance . It has more text when compared to other picture book , but still an interesting read .

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Dear Diary – An interview with the much loved children’s author Nandini Nayar!

Dear Diary – An interview with the much loved children’s author Nandini Nayar!

Dear Diary Day is celebrated annually on September 22. This is a day to celebrate that one place where it is safe to pour out all your secrets, wishes, hopes and dreams because your diary will keep all your secrets. Recently we caught up with Nandini Nayar who is the author of over thirty books for children of all ages. We discussed her books, her writing style and how maintaining a diary could be a fun and a helpful habit for both kids and grownups. Read on for her full conversation.

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