Writing
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The links below take you to the writing rubrics that we use in first grade. Your child is expected to write at a 2 by February and at a 3 by May. Also, I have attached the paper we usually use for our writing.

Rubrics based on the Common Core First Grade Standards
Informational Writing Rubric
Narrative Writing Rubric
Opinion Writing Rubric

Informative and opinion paragraph writing paper that include sketch boxes.
Step Up to Writing Paper - 5 Sentence Paragraph - Green and Yellows only
Step Up to Writing Paper - 8 Sentence Paragraph- Green, Yellow, and Red
(stars = yellows and dashes = reds)


Informative and opinion paragraph writing paper without sketch boxes.
Step Up to Writing Paper - 5 Sentence paragraph
Step Up to Writing Paper - 8 Sentence Paragraph


Narrative writing does not use any special paper. We usually do 4 quick sketches and some notes about each sketch before we begin our rough draft.


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