We just have to allow kids to be and let them use their limitless imagination. The fact that we are perfect is something we would not want to push onto our kids; perfectionism is the biggest killer of creativity. For a kid to put a good creative piece they need to be guided by their teachers and parents. The main question is how best one can engage a kid’s idea and thoughts so that they can come up with a personal story with all the drama they can think of. Kids are adorable to watch because every time they read a story, they want to act the characters and they start building fictional stories. Turning this creative thinking into a written piece can be a bit challenging. That’s why I have come with these 7 innovative creative writing exercises for kids to try out.
For most children who have never written a book review, they find it challenging at first because they do not know where to start or what is expected of them. Book reviews are very important because they help other children wanting to read it get an overview of what the story talks about and if they would consider reading it. Here are my 5 easy steps on how to write a book review for kids.
Oliver Twist is a book written by the massively talented Charles Dickens back in the late 1830s and still remains one of the most famous books till date. With the Phrase “Oliver Twist” becoming a metaphor to describe someone who shows lack of disrespect or is someone who requests more than what was given to them. The book focuses on an orphan who went through a lot of hardship following his mother’s death at childbirth and the mysterious absence of his father. He is forced to go through a lot of challenges and has lots of experience that a boy of his age, personality, and character shouldn’t have to go through. In the end, after everything he faces, the main character (Oliver Twist) ultimately finds light at the end of tunnel and lives the rest of his life as a happy and well taken care of lad. Let’s dive into my book review of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens and go on the rough and almost unbearable journey through life with Young Oliver.
The Secret Garden story revolves around a certain distasteful and arrogant girl by the name of Mary Lennox. As the book unfolds the story, she resides in India. Later on, she is forced to go to England to stay in her Uncle’s mansion in order to escape a shocking cholera outbreak. Ideally, the book details about how the finding of a secret garden can transform someone into the character of Mary and another personality described in the book as well.