Somekidsloveit;some hate it, but every child—and adult—needs to know how to put words to- gether in a compelling fashion.
Why? Written communication is directly connected to success in school,
experts say the number-one reason people fail in business is because they never
learned to clearly communicate their
thoughts in writing.
Writing well is a gift for some people,
but it’s also a skill almost anyone can
learn, regardless of age. Author Richard
may not aspire to become novelists, but
they can improve schoolwork, become
have a lot of fun writing stories.
children can experience as they learn to
If the last point surprises you, you
dence that proves writing is great therapy
(and cheap!). Experts will tell you that
writing about a problem in your life
so why not arm your child (and yourself)
with a stress-busting tool?
topic. You can practically hear his groan
it as a high mountain to climb, but with
practice he can turn the mountain into
a molehill, and he just might enjoy the
crafting in the process. Here are a few sug-gestions;for;getting;kids;to;enjoy;writing.
1. Find a Wordless Picture
a good wordless picture can also inspire
Many experts say the number-one reason people fail in business is because
they never learned to clearly communicate their thoughts in writing.