Strategies for Writers™

Strategies for Writers™ provides instruction on writing, composition and grammar so students can thoughtfully convey complex ideas. The holistic program skillfully combines writing and grammar to prepare students in Grades K-8 to be effective and successful writers in various genres.

  • Teaches narrative, informative/explanatory, opinion or argument, and descriptive styles
  • Includes 5-step writing process: prewrite, draft, revise, edit and publish
  • Deconstructs writing so students learn through comparison and example

Product Specifications


  • English
  • Student and Teacher Editions available

Skill Exercised:

  • Writing and thought organization
  • Sentence and paragraph structure
  • Effective communication and composition


  • U.S. Common Core State Standards

Available Formats:

  • Print
  • Digital

Program Components

Teacher Edition

Grade-level appropriate lessons to support instruction

My Writer’s Word Book (K–1)

Lists high-frequency writing words with space for students to add their own favorite words

Grammar Books

Five-step grammar lessons to reinforce English language mastery

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