5 Easy Tips On How To Teach Writing To Elementary Students


There are ample things to begin in a baby’s life. There are various milestones to be reached from being a baby to a toddler to a kid and a tween. But, The success behind every story is being patient every child is unique so are his milestones. In this part of writing, we will discuss the top 5 easy tips and tricks on how to teach writing to elementary students.


Introduce Different Writing Aids

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Introducing and giving a variety of writing starters to your children. Let them allow exploring and choosing. In this way, they will get a chance to decide and choose according to their interest. When things become interesting for kids it becomes fun for kids to learn easily. Some of the writing tools to introduce writing for children are as follows:

  • Chalk With Blackboard or slates
  • Whiteboard markers
  • Crayons
  • Paintbrushes
  • Watercolors
  • Doodle with dedicated pencil on tabs or laptops
  • Sticks or pencils to trace around sand or flour.

I would like to share the products which are safe and non-toxic to introduce writing for children. Please have a look and you can start with their creativity and imagination.


How To Teach Writing To Elementary Students? – Food Materials

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Introducing writing to children in a fun and creative way can make the interest constant. Make sure you are not wasting any foodstuff while the learning is taking place using food items. Let the place and the area served in be clean and hygienic which can be eaten later.

Using sause in the bottle and squeeze in various shapes and even lines and alphabets gradually. Tracing different age-appropriate lines and alphabets on the flour or sand can be fun.

They can learn easily and I bet they enjoy it thoroughly. Use a cream to spread over in different shapes. You can even use rice to trace it.


How To Teach Writing To Elementary Students? With play

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Play-based learning is always fun and easy. I hope you are part of our amazing Facebook group Love is Play-Based Learning to learn more about fun and playing methods to make learning fun. Play is one of the necessities of children’s life.

They relax when they play. When you give proper time and attention to your kids it works wonders. For example, When my kids are playing I gradually introduce what I want them to learn in a fun and engaging manner. You can even speak out and let them explore the alphabet and numbers in the following ways:


Role Of Palms In Writing For Children

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The development of the hand muscle is the major milestone in introducing wring to children. Holding and keeping things and materials in their hands strengthen their hand muscles and improve their gripping power. Let’s look at the engaging video to learn and play with the use of:

  • Clay-doh or Play-doh

  • Slime

Role Of Drawing


Drawing is one of the beautiful ways to express and explore. Do practice for your toddlers to draw frequently. Whenever they see something which really watched their attention encourage them to take their creativity out on the paper with the help of drawing. Kids can start withdrawing basic shapes.


Happy Journey On How To Teach Writing To Children!

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Some other educational tips to make teach writing to children is the use of :

Puzzles, educational toys, and some writing aids can do wonders in the journey of writing for children.

So, These are the top 5 tips and tricks to make writing fun and easy for kids. Please feel free to share your views and the ways you introduce writing to your children in the comment box below!

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