Writing and spelling

From their first letters to their high school essays, our experts provide a range of ideas for improving your child's writing skills.

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Ways to encourage your young child to write

Making notes, compiling a photo album with captions are ways to help your child practise their writing skills.

Helping your child to become a good speller

There is no magic potion when it comes to helping children become confident spellers, but there are ways to make it easier.

Writing essays

VIDEO: Teachers talk about essay structure and how parents can help, even if they're not familiar with the topic of the essay.

Eight ways to build your child's writing skills

Practical tips to help your child to work out the best way to express themselves through their writing.


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