WRITING CAN BE FUN FOR KIDS!
I hear many times from my grandkids that writing is not fun. When I worked in a school system in Massachusetts the kids would groan when we asked them to write a story about their favorite things to do. They would sit at their desks with pencils in hand and stare at a blank sheet of paper.
Writing can come easier for some than others. It’s like anything in life. Some of us excel at sports, while others are spectators. Writing is like a sport only exercising your mind. The more you exercise your mind the easier it becomes to use it to expand your knowledge base.
I believe writing can be fun for kids if we make it so by starting early in schools. Kindergarteners love to talk about their pets, vacations and toys. Why not ask them to tell a story about…
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