Write-a-Message Kit

Rated 4.96 out of 5, based on 30 reviews
30 Ratings
Nellie Edge Kindergarten
Grade Levels
PreK - 1st
Formats Included
  • Zip
119 pages
Share this resource
Report this resource to TPT
Nellie Edge Kindergarten

What educators are saying

This was great support for my Kindergarten writers during centre time. They enjoyed being able to independently write messages for their peers and teachers.
Also included in
  1. A COMPREHENSIVE AND AUTHENTIC K-1 writing bundle, meaning-centered and rich in the arts!includes:printablesmultisensory lessonsdelightful writing and drawing samples! Use these engaging props and authentic writing templates to GROW YOUR KINDERGARTEN and FIRST GRADE WRITERS! This proven approach bui
    Price $20.50Original Price $41.00Save $20.50
  2. Social Emotional Learning (SEL) in Kindergarten Growing BundleCelebrate language and social emotional skills with proven strategies that spark joy! Incorporate SEL lessons and practices from master kindergarten teachers.Cultivate a culture of friends! Teach students to work hard and be kind!Develop
    Price $15.50Original Price $31.00Save $15.50


Everything you need to accelerate writing proficiency is included in this favorite Write-a-Message Center!

Your students will love writing messages all year long in this motivating Write-a-Message Center. by Nellie Edge.

Empower children to use writing for real purposes. Provide word work that is authentic, differentiated, motivating, and socially meaningful.


  • MasterClass Intensive: Step-by-step 52-slide photo essay of Write-a-Message in real classrooms (May print individually or 4 slides to a page, horizontal PDF)
  • Over 30 traditional messages in 2 different sizes
  • 18 large Valentine’s Day messages for shared reading
  • 18 smaller Valentine’s Day messages (attach to straws or Popsicle sticks)
  • "How to Talk to Your Children About Their Messages"
  • Teach Independent Writing with ELA Common Core Standards in Mind
  • Checklist for Independence
  • “I” is for Independence Chart and pages for Information Folder
  • Expert Badge Holder Templates: Dear and From
  • Where to Find Best Drawing, Writing, and Word Work Resources
  • Write-a-Message Kit labels
  • Dancing with Differentiation
  • Post cards (from Nellie Edge Read and Sing Big Books™: "Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear" and "I Can Spell Cat")
  • Parent Letter
  • Love Coupons

Want to learn more? Read the Nellie Edge blog! How to Set Up a Write-a-Message Center

This product is already part of Kindergarten Writing Templates Bundle. All 5 of the updated Independent Writing Center kits have been updated.


Click HERE to Follow My Store and to be notified of new Nellie Edge Kindergarten (PreK-1) products. All new items are listed at 50% off for the first 48 hours after posting! Leave feedback and earn TpT credits.

Follow Nellie Edge Kindergarten blogs

Check out my Pinterest boards

Learn from my YouTube Channel

Find resources and support on my website, NellieEdge.com

SMILES for joyful teaching and learning,

Nellie Edge

Total Pages
119 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Report this resource to TPT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TPT’s content guidelines.


to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.
Read emergent-reader texts with purpose and understanding.
Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about kindergarten topics and texts with peers and adults in small and larger groups.
Speak audibly and express thoughts, feelings, and ideas clearly.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.


Questions & Answers


TPT empowers educators to teach at their best.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up