Time to get out your child’s journal again for another fun writing lesson!

aw lesson 17

Around the World – Lesson 17

“I can write a story.”

Objective: To use inventive writing to write a story. (W.K.1)

Materials: journal, pencil, crayons

Procedures: Talk about different ways to travel. For a writing prompt, ask your child to write about his favorite way to travel. Encourage your child to use spaces between words, punctuation at the end of the sentence and to use any letter-sounds that he hears in words. Write the real words under his sentence. Then he will illustrate his story. Keep the journal in a safe place for his next story.

Conclusion: Have your child read his story to you again. Talk about his colorful illustrations and how much you loved his story.