WriteWell©

Kindergarten

 

 

 

Teachers in Action!

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WriteWell© Alignment with Common Core State Standards

Kindergarten Alignment

 

 

MTSS Within WriteWell

 

 

Grade Level Units of Study for Grammar, Mechanics, and Usage

 

Directions for Using Minilessons

 


 
  

Units of Study!

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

Number of Sessions 

Unit 1: (Should begin the year's writing instruction)

Narrative Writing

Genre: Personal Narrative

   

28

Unit 2:

Narrative Writing

Skills: Legibility and Making Sense

 

12

Unit 3:

Opinion Writing

Genre: Opinion Essay

        

10

Unit 4:

Informational Writing

Genre: Informational Text and Presentation

 

9

Unit 5:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Personal Narrative

 

           14

ReadWell:

Unit 1:

Reading, Understanding, and Synthesizing Across Multiple Texts

 

 

Unit 6:

Learning from Authors

Author Study: Robert Munsch  

 

8

Unit 7:

Informational Writing

Genre: Class Research Project

 

11

Unit 8:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Personal Narrative

 

15

Unit 9:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Personal Narrative

 

17

Unit 10:

Explanatory Writing

Genre: Explanatory Essay

 

         12

Optional Unit of Study

Narrative Writing

Genre: Poetry/Free Verse

 

            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 for Writing

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

 

Color Coded 6 Point Kindergarten Writing Rubric

 

 

1 Page Color Coded 6 Point Kindergarten Writing Rubric

 

 

K-1 Informational Writing Rubric

 

 

K-1 Analytic Rubric for Emergent Story Writing

 

 

K-1 Opinion Writing Rubric

 

 

Developmental Scoring Guide for Story Writing

Developmental Scoring Guide for Informational/Explanatory Writing

Developmental Scoring Guide for Opinion Writing