8th grader writing under Common Core Standards
Teens forge their identities through writing — especially as they write opinion papers based on factual evidence.
Your 5th grader's writing under Common Core Standards
Paraphrasing, logical thinking, typing, and more — check out the writing skills your fifth grader will learn this year.
Your 4th grader's writing under Common Core Standards
Fourth grade opens up a whole new writing world with compelling stories and research reports that have multimedia components.
Your 3rd grader's writing under Common Core Standards
“More” is the word to describe your child’s writing this year: more research, more detail, and more facility with language.
Your 1st grader's writing under Common Core Standards
First graders learn how to organize and present their thoughts in writing — resulting in full paragraphs with introductions, details, and conclusions by the end of the year.
Your kindergartner's writing under Common Core Standards
Writing goes from zero to 60 in kindergarten, from tracing the ABCs and culminating in higher-level thinking skills like forming, organizing, and expressing complete thoughts.