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Writing Activities

From developing pre-writing skills to creating stories, there are so many things that children need to learn about writing. Making learning fun with hands-on, multi-sensory Writing Activities will help your children to become fluent writers.

Writing Activities for Kids


Writing Activities for Kids:

For pre-writers, writing activities can include learning how to hold a pencil or practicing how to trace. They will also work on writing the lines that create letters.

As their skills develop, children learn variety of things about writing including grammar, spelling, the writing process, and much more.

Pre-Writing Activities:

Tracing activities are a fun way for your pre-writers to practice forming straight, diagonal, and curved lines that create letters.

These resources will also help your kids to work on their pencil grip, develop fine motor skills, and much more. 

Sun Tracing Worksheets

Apple Tracing Worksheets

Turkey Tracing Worksheets

Penguin Tracing Worksheets

Gingerbread Man Tracing Worksheets

Rocket Tracing Worksheets

Weather Tracing Worksheets

There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly Pre-Writing Activity


Letter Tracing Activities:

After your children develop their pre-writing skills, they are ready to learn how to write the letters of the alphabet.

These hands-on activities will make learning the different letter shapes fun for your kids. 

Letter Tracing Worksheets

School Letter Writing Mats

Mouse & Cookie Letter Mats

Pirate Letter Writing Mats

Space Letter Writing Mats

Panda Letter Writing Mats

Magnetic Letter Tracing Activity

Elf Letter Writing Mats


Writing Activities for Pre-Writers and Beginning Writers


Writing Tray Activities:

Writing trays are a multi-sensory way for your children to work on letter formation, handwriting, and much more.

These hands-on resources will help your kids develop their pre-writing and writing skills. 

Muddy Pigs Alphabet Writing Tray

Dinosaur Mud Sight Word Writing Tray

Seashell Alphabet Writing Tray


More Writing Activities:

Panda Report: Animal Research For Kids

Thank You Card For Nurses

If I Ran The Zoo Inspired Writing Activity

“I Love You” Writing Activity


These interactive Writing Activities will help your pre-writers and developing writers learn all about the skills from letter formation and pencil grip to grammar and the writing process! 

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Writing Activities

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