Writing Goals for IEPs

Many writing activities combine handwriting, spelling, grammar, organization, idea generation, sustained focus, and understanding of a text. These goals break writing down into sub-component skills so students can feel successful and see measurable growth. Take what works for you-- and please suggest any other goals or modifications that work for your students!

Spelling Goals

Common Core aligned goals on using tools to help students spell and on encoding sounds

Paragraph & Narrative Goals

Goals for writing complete paragraphs and strong stories

Writing Fluency Goals

Goals for increasing the amount students write or type

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