English is one of the most common languages spoken by the people in the whole world. It is known as the global or world’s language. Therefore it is very important for the students to learn English writing and speaking from the school level. High school is the first step for the students towards improving their English writing. For students, high school is one of the biggest transition which will help them in improving their English writing. In this process, the students also get the chance to improve their communication skills. There are many ways a student can improve their English writing skills. But most important is that to improve the English writing skill one needs to improve their reading skill too.
STEPS TO IMPROVE THEIR ENGLISH WRITING:
1) Watching news and reading newspaper: Students should watch news at least twice a week. It will help them a lot in improving their English language. And it will also keep them connected with the worldwide events which in turn improves their general knowledge. Watching news will help students in understanding their read skills which will slowly flow improve their writing skill too. As it is already mentioned that to improve the writing skill one needs to improve the reading skill too. Therefore reading newspapers, story books, comics, and other current affairs will help in discovering new words, keep updated with the current world events and also improving the English writing and reading skill.
2) Make the students write outside the schoolwork: other than the schoolwork, make the students write other than schoolwork also like emails, letters, poems, stories, articles. It is one of the best and perfect jobs for school students. By doing so they will slowly improve their own without taking help of others.
3) Playing word games: make the students play word games like Scrabble, Pictionary, and crosswords. This will help in improving their English vocabulary along with writing and reading skill. And through this process, they will also get to learn new words. It is one of the best methods of learning along with playing it as one of the fun activity. Nowadays, students can play this online and parents should play along with them.
4) Read over their written work: make the students reread their own work and spot their own errors and edit their work. To help them to develop their English skill make them practice to reread their work of their own and don’t help them in spotting their errors. Let them spot their own errors, spelling mistakes or GrammarLookup writer. Through this process only they will slowly come to their own errors and correct them of their own. And will improve their English writing and reading skill in a rapid way.
It is very important for the teachers and parents to guide their students through this process. This enables you in tracking their strengths and weakness and will also know your child’s development.