Children love talking about their lives--why not channel that impulse into writing? Write About Me focuses on students lives, and then branches outwards to observing the world around them. The book features large spaces for drawing, student-centric illustrations, thematic word banks and steps that lead young writers to add details to their writing and make content area connections. The book also offers an introdcution to journals as a way to capture observations and possible writing ideas. Some writing fundamentals such as types of sentences, capitalization and punctuation are taught. Illustrations are by George Ulrich that lead students into writing with age-appropriate visuals. 58 pages, softcover; pages are non-reproducible. Grade 1.