Homeschool Reading Specialist

Yes, you can teach your child to read!

Writing on Wednesday ~ Publishing: Writing a Book With Your Child

Writing with Lulu

Recently we went on our first family vacation in a very long time. It will also be our last before we shoot an arrow out of our quiver. It was a pretty special time, so much so, we wrote a book about it!

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Lu wrote a “sloppy copy” of her story. This is the “mistakes don’t matter” draft of anything that you publish with your child. Normally we would edit the draft and I would pick out grammar and punctuation skills that need to be taught, but this time, I simply let her read her rough draft to me while I typed it on the computer.

I selected a book template from my word processing program to make our book. If you don’t have a template, this can still be easily done by typing text and inserting pictures on standard paper.

We did a cover, a copyright page, a title page, then the story began…. Read the rest of this entry »

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Homeschool Reading Specialist

Yes, you can teach your child to read!

The Measured Mom

Yes, you can teach your child to read!

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