This is a guide for independent writing for emerging, young, ESL and Learning Support writers. It includes suggestions for varied sentence starters, ways to make sentences more complex, and suggestions for the writing process.
I used this successfully in a regular education 4th grade classroom, including numerous special education students. It allows for easy differentiation and offers non-intrusive writing guidance for students with more needs in a regular education setting.
Download is a word document that is fully modifiable for your specific needs.