Transition words signal event order: Narrative writing Common Core State Standards call for temporal words to be used for transition and signal event order. This set of words is designed to assist students in improving their writing skills. Assemble your own stoplight bulletin board and add words that students can use in their writings.
Keywords: writing, temporal words, sequence, order, narrative, common core, CCSS, word wall, bulletin board, transition
Write narratives in which they recount two or more appropriately sequenced events, include some details regarding what happened, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide some sense of closure.
Included in your download:
3 colored stop lights with clue words
3 black and white stop lights with clue words
2 large words to begin writing
5 large words to continue writing
4 large words to end writing
small word cards same as large cards
student poster of stoplight with words
directions on printing and putting together you own stop light
Help your students become skilled writers.