strategiesForWriters

Strategies for Writers

Grades K-8

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

Features
  • 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
Details
  • English

  • Print & digital available

  • Student and Teacher Editions available

  • U.S. Common Core State Standards

Skills Exercised
  • Writing and thought organization

  • Sentence and paragraph structure

  • Effective communication and composition