As elementary students become middle school students, it’s important to stay on top of relevant educational opportunities to keep them engaged. One way to encourage writing is by creating a blog. Blogging is a great way to work on creative writing skills. Plus, with so many blog templates and online writing ideas available, there are a multitude of ways to create a blog. Layout and template options are set up to be as easy as possible to encourage beginners to give blogging a try.
Of course, supervision needs to be exercised any time children are online, blogging included. Plus, being available to answer questions, offer suggestions, assign writing topics are all great reasons to be nearby when blogging is underway. If your middle schooler is looking for ways to use their creative writing capabilities, blogging is certainly an outlet to be considered.