6 Traits of Writing

Sophie Klotzbach


  • Students make their writing have a clear message.
  • Choose the topic that best fits your topic.
  • Contains many specific or key words.
  • Makes since with assignment.


  • Effective writing has a good beginning, middle, and end.
  • The topic sentence are clear and on topic. You have a good body, also the conclusion is almost the same as you topic sentence.
  • use need to use details


  • The best writing reveals voice
  • Make your speech have voice you want people to listen to you.
  • you have a special way of saying things use it.

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Word Choice

  • Good writing has strong word choice.
  • Specific nouns, verbs, and adjectives
  • it delivers a clear message
  • Also use a thesarus

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Sentence Fluency

  • Effective writing flow very well.
  • You can combine choppy sentences.
  • You can use different sizes of sentence.
  • Use easy compound sentences.

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  • Use evaluation sheet.
  • Edit using C.O.P.S

Writing Process

The steps

  1. Brain storming
  2. Prewriting
  3. Compose/ sloppy copy
  4. Evaluation
  5. Revision
  6. Editing
  7. Publishing/ Sharing

The Writing Process Song

Writing Tools


  • T-Table : Color scheme Green, Yellow, Red, Green
  • Core 4 sentences: green
  • Transitions
  • Main Ideas: yellow
  • Details: red
  • Conclusion: green