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Motivate children to write stories

One of the most important creative aspects of communication is writing and, just as we do with play, drawing, study or reading, we must do with the valuable form of expression that the creation of texts supposes. We must cultivate it in our children especially in elementary school, when they are fluent in oral language and have started to read.
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Graphomotor in children. 12 easy games to start typing

From the time children are small, in the first cycle of Early Childhood Education (0-3 years), the development of fine motor skills is encouraged through countless home activities and easy games that allow the strengthening of eye-hand coordination. It is important to work on it, since it is the basis for the next level, children's graphomotor skills, which will be decisive for the child's initiation to writing.
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Short video dictation of the letter Q for second graders

Today is a great day to dictate with your children! Actually, today or any other day, because children of all ages can learn a lot from these types of spelling, grammar, and calligraphy review exercises. On this occasion we propose a short video dictation to review the proper use of the letter Q.
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31 fun literacy activities to do with kids

Reading and writing are linguistic skills that result from a prolongation of oral language. Through literacy, children immerse themselves in a new world where they discover a code that allows them to communicate, understand and incorporate new information that will be useful to use in their daily lives.
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Difficult word lists to make short dictations to children

Short dictations have a lot of advantages for boys and girls. However, there is another very simple exercise that surely draws their attention and that is ideal for them to know the specific use of certain spelling rules that, perhaps, within a text is a little more complex. These are dictations from difficult word lists.
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The best short dictations for children

Dictations are themselves an essential tool for practicing and improving children's spelling. It is a good option to teach certain spelling rules to our children and teach them to write correctly. Writing is easy, but writing well takes practice. Nothing better than using these short dictations for children.
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8 flowery short lectures on spring for elementary school kids

If you are looking for ideas for short dictations to do at home with your children or with your elementary school students and to reinforce writing and grammar rules, we have to tell you that you have come to the right place! In GuĂ­aInfantil.com we have prepared a list with a few thematic dictations about spring to which children will not be able to say no, even less if you propose that they illustrate the exercise with a beautiful drawing on the back.
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22 short dictations for kids to review punctuation marks

Dictations are very useful exercises for boys and girls to learn grammar rules well, including punctuation marks (commas, quotation marks, periods, hyphens ...). On our site we have prepared a series of short dictations for children to review the punctuation marks. These activities can be done in class with your students or at home with your children, you will see that they learn everything wonderfully.
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6 writing skills kids improve with dictation

Dictation is an excellent tool to reinforce reading and writing for the little ones in the house. Children who are just starting primary school will take several years until they can write correctly (you know it takes a while to learn all the grammar rules). That is why it is so necessary to reinforce writing habits at school and at home.
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39 short dictations from kids' favorite movies

Watching movies is one of the favorite hobbies of boys and girls of all ages, not doing exercises and homework such as dictations. What if we go a step further and suggest that you do these tasks with phrases from your favorite movies? They sure love the idea! In Guiainfantil.
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Short thematic dictations for children to learn while having fun

Do you do dictations with your children or with your students? These types of review exercises have many benefits for children, reinforcing what they have learned while improving their concentration and handwriting. However, for this activity to be attractive and entertaining for the little ones, we must look for texts that attract their attention.
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Short and long dictations for children on the spelling of Y and LL

The Spanish language is one of the simplest that there is because, with few exceptions, words are read the same way they are written. However, there are a series of letters that are usually a headache for the smallest of the house, for example Y and LL. On our site we have prepared a few short dictations so that your children or your students can work on the correct use of Y and LL.
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