Sir Matthew Begbie Elementary
February 4, 2007
In Kindergarten the children arrive with all different levels of experience with pencils and writing. Some children have never held a pencil and others may be familar with writing letters. My goal is to get them writing short stories, letters and poems by the end of the year.
The most amazing transformation in Kindergarten is in writing. I love to see the children begin to be able to write stories, letters and poems. I begin teaching them to write by writing together. We will decide on a class story (usually only one or two sentences long) and then we write it together on the white...
I love teaching Kindergarten but what I love most is teaching them to write. By the end of Kindergarten most of my students can write short stories, poems and letters. This is how I start them off on their amazing journey.