K-12 Grades: How Writing Benefits Students

By Pamela Zinkosky


Like other art forms, writing is its own reward. As students improve writing skills at K12 grades, the act of writing, like the act of painting, playing the piano or sculpting, brings a joy all its own to the participant, and then doubles its reward by producing something that others can appreciate — the poem, story, article or other work.

Writing has many side benefits, especially when included in a well-rounded curriculum. Here are just a few of them:

 

 

Pamela Zinkosky is a freelance writer.