Talk Before You Write

Talk Before You Write

Moans, groans, and nasty tones, no it’s not Halloween. You just announced to your kids,”It’s time for writing.” You may have all the steps of the writing process neatly organized, but often home educators skip or skim through an important teaching strategy when teaching writing. They avoid the talk. No, not “the talk”. I mean allowing your child to talk …

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Brock Eastman

Brock Eastman is one of the featured authors in Here to Help Learning’s mini-series, Meet the Authors found in the Write-a-Book project. (Essay Writing Level-Flight 3). On camera, he graciously shares with HTHL students his personal writing tips for traveling through the writing process. In 2013, I had the pleasure of spending a day with Brock at Focus on the …