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Sentence Writing Activity Sentence Structure Roll & Write a Sentence 1st Grade


This sentence writing activity is perfect for Kindergarten, 1st Grade and 2nd Grade students who are learning to write sentences. This roll and write a sentence activity asks students to build a sentence using the sentence building mats and encourages them to think about how to structure and write sentences using correct grammar. Students can roll dice to choose different parts of their sentence - who, what, where and when. There are 12 different mats included with various levels of difficulty as well as 5 different worksheets for your students to write and draw their sentences on also with various levels of difficulty.


Product Overview


  • Sentence writing and structure
  • Suitable for Kindergarten, 1st Grade and 2nd Grade students
  • Covers up to 4 different sentence parts - who, what, where and when
  • Includes differentiated response worksheets
  • 12 different mats in total - differentiated
  • 5 different response worksheets - differentiated


Full Description


This fun sentence building activity includes 3 different sentence building mats with 4 different variations of each mat - 12 different mats in total! Each variation of mat gets a little bit more challenging so this activity can be easily differentiated for all the learners in your class. 

There are also 5 different response worksheets for your students to write and draw their sentences onto, these are all differentiated too to suit your learners' needs.


How to use this resource


Depending on which mat your student has chosen, they will be aiming to choose 2, 3 or 4 different parts to their sentence. Your student then rolls a dice either 2, 3 or 4 times to choose the who, what, where and when parts of their sentence. Your student can then write and draw their sentences on the corresponding response worksheet.

As this sentence writing resource is differentiated you are sure to find a suitable variation of this activity to suit the needs of all your students. 

As this sentence structure resource includes 12 different mats it can be used with your entire class ensuring most of your students receive a different worksheet. 

This sentence writing activity can also be used with smaller groups or as a Literacy Center. You can either laminate each response worksheet or place it into a dry erase folder before use ensuring the worksheets can be used over and over again. Your students can use dry erase markers when completing the activity then simply wipe out their answers when they are done!

Worksheets for Sentence Writing Roll and Write a Sentence