Writing Resources
Stages of Writing Development



Writer's Workshop-Posters, Printables and How to Start

http://www.mandygregory.com/StartingWritersWorkshop.htm
http://www.mandygregory.com/WritersWorkshopPrintables.htm

Check these Kindergarten writers out!

http://www.writingfix.com/
Check the site above even if K is not your grade level! On the left hand side there is a ton
of links to various writing resources, including lessons, materials and prompts!

Lucy Calkins Units-Written for Grade 1






Lucy Calkins Plans By Grade

http://www.peninsula.wednet.edu/learningteaching/curriculum/literacyOld/teachers/lucy_calkins/default.asp

Organizers












Step Up to Writing LinksOrganized way to get students writing!

Demonstation and Overview of Step Up to Writing



http://www.soprislearning.com/cs/Satellite?c=CLG_Content_P&childpagename=Sopris%2FSopris_Layout&cid=1277940919484&pagename=Sopris_Wrapper&rendermode=previewnoinsite

http://www.sjsd.k12.mo.us/schools/skaith/maugh/pages/resources/step_up_to_writing/index.html

http://smartboardresources.pbworks.com/w/page/23635200/Step-Up-to

Let's Color CodeLook here for:
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Different Types of Writing
  • Accordian Paragraphs
  • Increasing Vocabulary

Demonstration Videos

http://www.soprislearning.com/cs/Satellite?c=CLG_Content_C&childpagename=Sopris/Sopris_Layout&cid=1277940926442&packedargs=packedargs=prgid%3D1277940919484&prgid=1277940919484&pagename=Sopris_Wrapper&rendermode=previewnoinsit




Kid Writing

A developmental k-2 approach to writing and Writer's Workshop

Melissa Forney

Author of Razzle Dazzle, Primary Pizazz, The Writing Menu

John Collins Writing Program


Power Writing

Write Source

Here you'll find information on all the forms of writing and types of papers. There are different strategies and tools available for crafting the different forms of writing. Click on the form of writing or type of writing that you need help with to jump to the section

Six Traits Links

http://www.edina.k12.mn.us/concord/teacherlinks/sixtraits/stlinksteach.htm
http://www.naperville203.org/departments/curriculum/sixtraitswriting.asp


Let's Practice Online at Scholastic


http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/writing/index.asp?topic=Persuasive



Common Core For Writing

http://www.corestandards.org/the-standards/english-language-arts-standards/writing/kindergarten/

Various Writing Scope and Sequences

http://iirc.niu.edu/WhatStuKnow.aspx?source2=descriptors
http://www.lancaster.k12.pa.us/Document_Repository/Private_Documents/WritingScopeandSequence406.pdf