Writing A-Z complete writing program
LESSONS » STAGES
Emerging writer kid
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Access the General Overview page for more information about emerging writers, early writing instruction, and the stage lessons. 

 
STAGES
DESCRIPTION
MATERIALS
STAGE 1 a composition that includes a single picture with a one-word label
Lesson Plan
Overview
Template 1
Template 2
Template 3
Checklist
STAGE 2 a composition that includes a single picture with a two- or three-word label (sight word, noun, adjective)
Lesson Plan
Overview
Template 1
Template 2
Template 3
Checklist
STAGE 3 a composition that includes a picture with a simple sentence (sight word, noun, verb, adjective)
Lesson Plan
Overview
Template 1
Template 2
Template 3
Checklist
STAGE 4 a composition that includes a picture with descriptive sentences (use of prepositional phrases)
Lesson Plan
Overview
Template 1
Template 2
Template 3
Checklist
STAGE 5 a composition that includes a picture with descriptive sentences (use of conjunctions)
Lesson Plan
Overview
Template 1
Template 2
Template 3
Checklist
STAGE 6 a composition that includes two sentences (idea and detail) with more complex language structures
Lesson Plan
Overview
Template 1
Template 2
Template 3
Checklist
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