Ready-to-Use Templates to Help Develop Early Writing Skills and Meet the Common Core State Standards
By Susan Stroeher
Motivate young writers with this collection of appealing reproducible templates that offer a wide variety of writing opportunities. Children will revel in writing details about their lost teeth and “boo-boos,” the latest class news and events, as well as imaginative stories about sleepovers with zoo friends, having tea with a famous president, and more. At the end of each writing assignment, assemble students’ completed pages into collaborative books that the class can enjoy over and over again!
Common Core Alignments:
Sounding out with assistance:
Be present as your child writes and jump in when he or she struggles with a letter sound, letter recall, writing mechanics, spacing between words, isolating sounds, and so on. Always reinforce what they know and encourage their progress!