Writing Sample Tasks

Exemplars performance material provides teachers and administrators a way of teaching and assessing writing and communication skills.

Our writing tasks are classroom tested and can be used for assessment, instruction and professional development.

K-4: Preview Kit

Developing Writers

The Developing Writers series is a systemic guide for grades K–4, created to help children become more effective writers. The first three modules Writing Is Elementary: Teaching Young Children to Write, Bookmarks: Responding to Text and Bookmarks: Narratives are currently available.

Classroom-tested performance tasks that can be used for assessment, instruction AND professional development
Scoring rubrics for three levels: Apprentice, Practitioner and Expert
A digital library that makes it easy to: 1) search for lessons, 2) archive lessons, 3) print tasks as needed

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