Divided into two sections-- Penmanship Skills and Creative Writing--this consumable worktext will help burgeoning writers improve the look and substance of their writing. Students will learn about what characterizes good writing as they study observation & creativity, poetry, and journal writing. Mind-Stretchers provide fun activities that include anagrams, acrostics, rebuses, and other work with synonyms, connotation and illustration. The perforated penmanship practice pages include review of letters and numbers, sentences to copy, and original writing exercises. Approximately 88 pages. Grade 6.