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Old Feb 26, 2013, 07:23 PM   #1
crimedogg
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Childrens Newsletter Program

My daughter is 8 and wants to begin publishing a weekly newsletter for her class at school. She wants to do as much of it herself as she can using my hand-me-down MacBook. Does anyone know a simple to use program that we could use to create a kid-friendlly newsletter? Thanks you.
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Old Feb 26, 2013, 07:29 PM   #2
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I would just have her use Pages, which is only $10. In Page Layout mode, it works quite well for your needs. Microsoft Word will work too.

I know that Pages (and probably Word too) comes with lots of templates that would be a good place to get her started.
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Old Feb 27, 2013, 07:10 PM   #3
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Pages is an excellent suggestion but if you want free, how about Open Office?
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Old Feb 28, 2013, 12:35 PM   #4
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I agree with the Pages solution. My wife does a simple 2 page weekly newsletter for the parents of her students. She started with one of the standard newsletter templates and I helped her modify it slightly and she's been using it for 2 school years.

I'm sure you can do the same thing for your daughter. At let me commend her on her effort!
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