Why I am teaching my third grader typing skills this summer

Updated: Oct 22, 2018

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Summer Bucket Lists!

School ends tomorrow and my soon-to-be third-grade daughter already has a few things on her summer to-do list that will keep us busy for those long hot days! There are a few obvious bucket list items like hitting the nearest beach, checking out the water park, visiting the zoo, and eating lots of ice cream. There are also a few more daring adventures like trying out stand-up paddle boarding and learning to ride a bike without training wheels!

The last two items on my daughter’s bucket list surprised me. Not because I don’t think they’re awesome, but because they are more like “school things” that I didn’t think would interest her: learning to wri