Vermilion Parish Writing Assignments for First Grade


First Nine Weeks         Simple Notes
                            Write a thank you note or invitation.


Second Nine Weeks      Simple Letter
                              Write a letter to a special person or


Third Nine Weeks         Narrative Paragraph
                             -Simple story with central idea or
                             event; a beginning middle, and end;
                             and details
                            -Simple transitional words including
                             first, next, then, and finally

Fourth Nine Weeks        Simple informational