Writing in the Nest

  • Posted on: 15 April 2015
  • By: libbyboyd

Establish a writing routine in the home base which includes:
Modelling. Write together in the modelling book before each session. Focus on; drawing a picture, telling my story, writing my name, where to begin, finger spaces between words, writing the sounds we hear, using a full stop, high frequency words.
Equipment. Children know where to find their books, pencils, date stamp, alphabet card and seat.
Writing using different mediums; outside with chalk, crayon on cardboard, iPad, whiteboards etc...

Learning Outcomes : Children will learn some processes and strategies for writing, They will understand that writing is for and audience, writing contains ideas.

Assessment Opportunities: Daily and through group work and individual assessment. Entry and 3 month testing.

Learning Area: 
To Do List: 
Participate in Phonics - daily
Join in writing groups - daily
Participate and contribute to shared writing.
Organise own materials need for daily writing.
Attempt to write own ideas and follow know procedure.
Use know strategies for writing