You Can Teach Your Child to Write, Part 1
You can teach your child to write! Part 1: Readiness, reading, copying, and narration Writing — the art of communicating thoughts to the mind, through the eye — is the great invention of the world. Great, very great in enabling us to converse with the dead, the absent, and the unborn, at all distances of time and space; and great not only in its direct benefits, but greatest help to all other inventions. Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) I have often been asked why students, especially young children, seem to dislike writing assignments. After talking with the parent, I often find that it is a case of