This is a file to print and post within the classroom. Post the various cards on a smaller pocket chart and leave all year. Teach, model, and discuss the cards on several occasions. Then leave the individual cards in the pocket chart. Allow students to go to the pocket chart, pull a card, to help support their writing process.
These words help students develop an opening and closing sentence, as well as provides a variety of words to help in sequencing a story.
Common Core Standards attached
I used with my First grade class, introduced it during Unit 1 of Macmillan Treasures. My students used this all year.
Two versions, one to print on colored construction paper, or print the color copy.