Initial activities, processes, or behaviors involved in learning to write -- usually applies to young children. Note: Do not confuse with "Basic Writing," which consists of instruction in fundamental skills, or "Freshman Composition," which is the instruction of first-year college students. Prior to 2004, the Identifier "Early Writing" may have also been used to index this concept.
Category: Subjects of Instruction
Broader TermsWriting (Composition)
Related TermsBasic Skills
Language Experience Approach
Added to ERIC: 8/3/2000