Category Archives: Writing

10 Ways to Teach Writing More Lively and Practically to Teens with WriteShop

Writing can be boring and exhausting. Some parents are not confident and experienced. Here are 10 ways to teach writing to teens with Writeshop.

Writing is a language strand that is not always easy to do for learners or to teach for parents. Teaching and learning writing can be so boring and exhausting without a reliable curriculum in homeschool. Meanwhile, some parents are not confident and experienced in teaching writing. Today I would like to share 10 ways to […]

Starting Narration for Notebooking

Narration is the first step for children to start the notebooking page activities in the grammar stage of the classical education or in the early elementary grades and kindergarten. Starting narration for Notebooking is an unforgettable memory.

There are a lot of things we can put in a notebooking. One of the most common work is narration. Narration is the first step for children to start the notebooking page activities in the grammar stage of the classical education or in the early elementary grades and kindergarten. Starting narration for Notebooking is an […]

25 Things To Do To Explore The Picture Story Books

It was 15 years ago that I was introduced to the picture books. They were colorful books with pictures and bigger letters to read. I was a teacher in an elementary school partnering with some expatriates from Australia and New Zealand. I was confused what I should do in reading and working with the picture books […]

Some Tips on Copy Work Activities

Some Tips in Copy Work Activities

Where have I been not writing as many posts as usual? Well, I have a lot of preparation for my children copywork materials and I am also going to share with my readers some resources we use in copywork. If you have not read some posts about the copywork, here are some of them that […]

{Freebies} Cursive Writing: Pros and Cons

Copy work is done more frequently in our family lately. Even my teenagers love the copy work activities. It is very surprising that they hated this activities previously. If you have not read our previous post about copy work activities, just read what the children get from copy work activities. There are several versions of […]

Copywork, Why and How

Although the technology seems doesn’t need handwriting, Handwriting is still very important in our daily life. One way to improve our handwriting is doing copywork. Copywork was a very boring assignment for me when I was at school. Even when my children were at school I just thought why such kind of assignment was still […]