Early Writing


The following resources are sources of ideas and inspiration for early wring in grade one.

Teaching Beginning Writing                   Jo Fitzpatrick                               1-57471-531-3

Month by Month Phonics For first Grade  D. Hall, P. Cunningham                  0-88724-397-5

Writing Mini-Lessons for First Grade    D. Hall, P. Cunningham, D. Boger      0-88724-813-6

Reading & Writing With Picture Books     The Mailbox                               1-56234-528-1

Literacy Centers Grades 1-3                    Evan-Moor                                 1-55799-798-5

Writing Prompt Mini-Books                    Betsy Franco                              0-439-26277-1                               

Read and Understand                             Evan-Moor                                  1-55799-627-X

Math Resource Guide                               CTP                                          1-57471-146-6

I Can Write a Poem                              Patricia Carratello                        0-14467-00326

Easy Sentence Writing                           Remedia    

I use the following books as picture prompts. I white out the words and the students insert their own text.

Little Poems and Prayers                                   Rozanne Williams             0-7647-0548

Read and Write Mini-Books (Word Families)      Nancy Sanders                0-439-15587-8

Read and Write Mini Books ( Phonics)                Nancy Sanders                0-439-45845-4   

Folk & Fairy Tale Mini-Books                            Liza Charlesworth           0-439-22730-5