Print his or her first name legibly.

Print his or her last name legibly.

Use knowledge of letters to write or copy words legibly.




Copy words from environmental print, writing from left to right.


Copy sentences text from a printed page, writing from left to right.

Write teacher-dictated decoded words by segmenting practiced sounds and connecting the phoneme to the grapheme(s).

Spell teacher-dictated irregular, high-frequency kindergarten words, using conventional spelling.

Contribute ideas during an interactive activities.

Write words on a chart during an interactive writing activity.

Express ideas by describing pictures, dictating, drawing, or storytelling.

Use emergent forms of writing to record ideas.

Write using an assortment of tools

Demonstrate developing knowledge of print conventions.

Perform writing in a variety of formats.

Perform writing in a variety of genres.