• How can I improve my writing?
• How can I express my ideas?
• How do I tell different stories?
• How can I make what I want to say to others clear?
• How can I make my writing more interesting?
*Sentence structures vary
*Steps within the writing process; prewriting, writing, revision, edit, publication
- brainstorming techniques
- techniques for revising
*Sentences begin with capital letters
*Sentences end with either a period, question mark, exclamation point depending on purpose
*Use of resources for standard spelling (e.g. dictionary)