Accelerate your child’s writing in 2013 with the 100 Word Challenge

Here’s a great idea from Shenfield St. Mary’s CEVA Primary School in Essex, a school that has embraced home:school learning through ICT in a positive way…

Whatever your other resolutions, why not resolve to support the development of your child’s writing this year?
Every Sunday, a new prompt will be posted for the 100 Word Challenge. Whether it is set by the class teacher as homework or not, or whether you want to submit the work for peer (and wider) comment on a school blog, there can be no harm in encouraging your child to get creative from time to time. They will be practising their writing skills, thinking about writing for an audience – or just themselves – and talking with you about their ideas and their learning.
Read the article in full here…