Include Publishing: The  +1 of 6+1 Writing

Include Publishing: The +1 of 6+1 Writing

The trait of presentation impacts the overall look of the product. It includes layout, design, color, white space, penmanship, typography, etc. To encourage her fifth grade students to do their best on their final copies, Ashley Gustin of East Elementary (Pendleton,...
Emphasize the "Trump" Traits

Emphasize the "Trump" Traits

Emphasize the “Trump” Traits Jan 7, 2019 | [Writing] While all six traits are ingredients to strong writing, they are not equally important when it comes to planning mini-lesson instruction. Writing teachers should not spend equal time teaching each trait...
Introduce the 6 Traits

Introduce the 6 Traits

If you spend some time in the early weeks of school describing what “good” writing includes, then you can curb the number of times you hear Is this good? Am I done? Is this what you want?? from your students. GOOD WRITING INGREDIENTS The six researched...