Transitional words poster with a brief, kid friendly, explanation of how transitional words and phrases are used in writing. This poster reinforces the transitions used in the Lucy Calkins Units of Study. There are a variety of transition words/phrases with different levels of difficulty, so as to be accessible to a wide range of learners, in particular 4th, 5th, and 6th grade.
Pg. 1 includes simple visuals and examples
Pg. 2 includes transition sets for narrative writing
Pg. 3 includes transition sets for information writing
You can place all three pages side by side as a poster. You can also print page two and three back to back as a student hand-out.