WriteWell© 1st Grade

 

 

   

Teachers in Action!

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Suggested Pacing Guide for Grade 1

 

   

WriteWell© Alignment with Common Core State Standards

First Grade Alignment

MTSS Within WriteWell

 

   

Grade Level Mini Lessons for Grammar, Mechanics and Usage

Directions for Mini Lessons


   

INFORMATIONAL READING LESSONS

 

   

Google Conferring Form

 

   

UNITS OF STUDY

Units of Study designed to prepare students for on-demand reading and writing tasks. 

  

Number of Sessions

Unit 1:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Personal Narrative 

 

  21

Unit 2:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Personal Narrative

 

   17

Unit 3:

Explanatory Writing

Genre: Explanatory Essay

 

  13

Unit 4:

Informational Writing

Genre: Class Research Project 

 

  12

Unit 5:

Informational Writing

Genre: Informational Text and Presentations

 

  15

Unit 6:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Personal Narrative

 

  23

Unit 7:

Learning from Authors

Author Study: Ezra Jack Keats

 

  18

Unit 8:

Opinion Writing

Genre: Opinion Essay

 

  10

Optional Unit 9:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Poetry/Free Verse

 

  17

ReadWell

Unit 1:

Reading, Understanding, and Synthesizing Across Multiple Texts

 

  12

PRE AND POST ASSESSMENTS

Formative Assessments designed to evaluate students' ability to read and write on demand.

   

Writing Pre-Assessment

 

   

Writing Post-Assessment

 

   

Anchor Sets

 

   

RUBRICS

   

K-1 Developmental Scoring Rubric

 

   

K-1 Informational Writing Rubric

 

   

K-1 Analytic Rubric for Emergent Story Writing

 

   

K-1 Opinion Writing Rubric

 

   

Color Coded 6-Point Rubric

 

   

Beginning of Year

Student Packet

Student Answer Sheet

Teacher Answer Key

 

   

Middle-of-Year  

Student Packet

Student Answer Sheet

Teacher Answer Key

 

   

End-of-Year 

Student Packet

Student Answer Sheet

Teacher Answer Key

 

   
    

RUBRICS FOR WRITING

Scoring rubrics and checklists designed to provide formative and summative data on students' writing achievement.

   

Developmental Scoring Guide for Story Writing

Developmental Scoring Guide for Informational/Explanatory Writing

Developmental Scoring Guide for Opinion Writing