I love this writing center. Although we don't duplicate traditional school in our home, this center appeals to me--or maybe it's appealing to the former language arts teacher in me! It just makes me want to sit down and write, and I think it would do the same for kids!
We set up a dramatic play center that focuses on the outdoors, camping and fishing. We are incorporating literacy by encouraging them to write "postcards from camp" and by fishing for magnetic sight word fish.
Lessons in Copywriting From the Signs of Homeless People