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Penpals for our Kids (5-10 year olds)

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Swap Coordinator:espressogirl74 (contact)
Swap categories: Letters & Writing 
Number of people in swap:13
Location:International
Type:None
Last day to signup/drop:December 28, 2008
Date items must be sent by:January 12, 2009
Number of swap partners:2
Description:

My 7 year old son really enjoyed the postcard swap for kids that we just completed (Thank you whiteway!) and so both he and I thought it would be a great idea if we could take it one step further.

In this swap our kids will send a letter to their partners and if all goes well they can continue to correspond with each other and enjoy learning about other places and cultures.

Discussion

whiteway 12/14/2008 #

Great idea! I'm putting this on my watchlist!!! :)

espressogirl74 12/14/2008 #

Thanks whiteway! As I said it was your postcard swap that inspired me! My son, Kosta loved writing to different kids and now waits eagerly for the postman to deliver his postcards!

aghebert 12/15/2008 #

great idea...my daughter is only 3 1/2 so not quite old enough yet, but i know when she is, this will be great for her. She loves when I get mail to see if there are any stickers in it!

NickyStratton 12/15/2008 #

Good idea my daughter is 10years old and she would love to write
to other kids around her age , if that is possiable .

her name is Zoey .

mammatot 12/16/2008 #

My daughter is 9 and would love to have a penpal!! Her name is Samantha but she goes by Sam lol

motheringheart 12/17/2008 #

Hi My daughter is 8 and her name is Anne.

kikismama 12/18/2008 #

My son is 9 years old and needs a penpal. At school, he is sharing notes with his teacher to improve his writing and he would love to do this with another child.

sandyponey 12/19/2008 #

My granddaughter is 8, and would love a penpal. This is a great idea. Thanks for a great swap

CandyGirl 12/21/2008 #

I have an almost 9 (in Jan) boy Sam, and a daughter Hannah, that will be 12 in May that would love to have some penpals! I have a soon to be six year old Rachel, that loves to get mail and is getting pretty good at writing if anyone would be interested in her little kindergartners world. Thanks.

kikismama 12/21/2008 #

My daughter who is 7, almost 8, would also like a pen pal. When I asked her the first time, she didn't know what a pen pal is. She does tend to draw pretty pictures in her cards and letters

kikismama 12/21/2008 #

My daughter who is 7, almost 8, would also like a pen pal. When I asked her the first time, she didn't know what a pen pal is. She does tend to draw pretty pictures in her cards and letters

espressogirl74 12/21/2008 #

I am so delighted to see all of you joining in with my swap! Thank you! I think this will be a fantastic and fun experience for our kids!

Have a lovely day,

Tiphanee

jennifercobler 12/26/2008 #

I just sign up. I would love my super smart 5 year old to do this. What fun! She loves reading and writing, learning new things and most of all getting Mail!!!!!

Cupcakery 12/30/2008 #

I have two kids who would like penpals. Isabelle is 7 & very girly (loves art, horses, cooking, dressing up) & is quite good with writing independently. Hugo is 6 & has just finished kindergarten. He loves building things, sport, animals & adventures. His letters will be much shorter but he is very excited about writing to someone.

jennifercobler 12/31/2008 #

My daughter just finished writing her 2 letters to her penpals in Australia and Virginia. She is 5 so her letters are shorter and she is still mastering writing her letters perfectly (but did VERY WELL). This is our first swap here so I am hoping it is what was expected. She LOVED doing it and is looking forward to a response. We are mailing them today! Thank you. This has been a great experience. -Jennifer

Ethaina 01/ 3/2009 #

My daughter, Madison, is 8 (9 on Jan. 15). She's looking forward to her new pen pals!

alyssarocs 02/12/2009 #

my names alyssa.im 10 years old.i'm a girl. like sport and animals.s i'm a tomboy.

worldtrekker 03/14/2009 #

My son is 10 and would like a penpal either male or female of the same age. We live in portugal on an organic farm. he loves sports and animals and music. Fel free to get in touch!

JDeLuca 04/ 5/2009 #

my son is 10 years old and loves video games,drawing,and sports.he is looking for snail mail pals of either female or male of same age or close to his age.

tasha 06/ 9/2009 #

Hi my name is tasha 10 looking for penpals

Kaitlin 06/15/2009 #

Hi my name is Kaitlin and i am 10 years old and i am looking for a pen pal fromGermany,Australia,Japan,or China i already have a pen pal from Germany but i just want another pen pal to write to every once in a while

           Thank you,
                   Kaitlin
PrincessButtercup 08/25/2009 #

My son is 7 and in second grade. He would love to have some penpals from anywhere that are near his age! We live in the country in the USA and he is into all of the typical boy stuff. :)

monkeygirl 11/10/2009 #

alyssarocs i am just like u i am that same age and love sports same katlin and tasha

moneymarie402 12/21/2009 #

hi, im marie im 10 yrs. old

jadecrow85 09/18/2010 #

Hi i am jadenand i am 10 yrs. old.

karenrocks414 10/24/2010 #

Hi my name karen, i am 10 years old and looking for a penpal

yebba21 05/21/2011 #

im 10 and i play basketball and i want a penpal

Godzilla2006 10/16/2011 #

My Son is 5 and looking for a penpal mommy has them and he does too.

antivivisection 12/16/2012 #

hi i would love a pen pall could someone be mine there awsome i have expeirience dont worry i do not exept innaprpreite i did not spell that right i am 9 i am a girl if you were my pen pall anyone out there it wake make the high light of 2013 please any one out there i have expeirince so do not be scared and any one ou there who wants to be my pen pall feel free thank you for reading this please any one out there really please make my next year2013 i do not mind if it is a boy or a girl and parents who read this or any one really feel free to do this if you she or he doughter or sun please i am seccure and feel free make my high lite peace.

antivivisection 12/16/2012 #

and my user name means not to do sergury on a living animal it was one of my spelling words please do not think i am weird

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