Preschool aged children love to write — they’re always in search of conditions for the successful development of children of preschool age marker or crayon. Those early scribbles are an important step on the path to literacy.

Parents and preschool teachers can support a writer’s efforts in some very simple ways. And it’s never too early to start! Providing young children with rich writing experiences can lay a foundation for literacy learning. This article presents a framework for individualizing early writing instruction in the preschool classroom.