What Are Writing Sprints?
Writing sprints are timed writing exercises to help you write faster. Just like runners can cover more ground when sprinting, you'll build your word count faster with writing sprints. You can run... Read more
This short story was written by Kayleigh Hellmann, a student of Story Quest Academy.
“Awwwwdra!” Captain calls. I quickly shove a few bites of my breakfast, burnt toast, into my mouth before running to... Read more
Punctuation marks are symbols that we use in writing to make our sentences clear and easy to understand. Punctuation marks are like traffic signals for our words, and they can tell us when to stop, when to slow down, and when... Read more
I am a big believer in the power of stories. People have been using stories for all of human history to pass on knowledge and wisdom, to teach important truths, to try to understand difficult concepts. There's just something... Read more
1. Read! Read widely - different genres, different settings, different nationalities and cultures. Don't read only modern fantasy - read historical fiction (and not just set in the west), read important books... Read more
Today we are talking to M. C. Beeler, author of Sacred: Eslura's Calling! This is the first book in a planned YA Fantasy trilogy with very similar vibes to Alice in Wonderland and Narnia. If your teen likes multiple POV... Read more
Amelia from Story Quest Academy will be speaking at the 2021 Digital Homeschool Convention on Tuesday, July 13th at 4pm PST!
She will be talking about 8 hidden benefits of creative writing + 3 ways to encourage... Read more
Having growing up being homeschooled, I think one of the most common myths I heard and see a lot these days is that homeschooling too expensive.
This can't be further from the truth with all the free homeschooling... Read more
From keeping a whole house fed, clean and doing all the many tasks like laundry, grocery shopping, and keeping your kids from destroying the house, we know you are busy but even so you make time to teach your kids. Face it you... Read more