6 Traits of Writing

Noah Erickson

Ideas

  • Pick something that you like
  • Include all the details you can


Organizatoin

  • Always have topic sentences.
  • Have main ideas.
  • A detail sentences and conclusion



Voice

  • Show rather then tell things.
  • Speak in a good strong voice
  • Look at your audience.


word choice

  • Use a lot of nouns and verbs
  • Use exciting adjectives
  • Use a thesaurus


sentence fluency

  • Use a mix of short and long sentences
  • Use simple sentences


conventions

  • Edit using COPS
  • Use evaluation sheet


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Brainstorm

  • Think about what your going to write about.
  • Whats your main idea


Prewriting

  • Prewriting is to research about your topic.
  • Thinking of ideas


compose

  • Compose is your rough draft or sloppy copy
  • You don't have to be neat


evaluation

  • Is to look over your writing


Revision

  • Is to look for any mistakes that you need to make.


Editing

  • Is to make the changes you found in the revision


Sharing

  • Is to give your paragraph to the teacher
  • Or read it in front of the class


ESSAY SWAG
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T table

  • It helps you make a good paragraph.
  • You can write down all the facts.


4 core topic sentences

  • Number statement: Use numbers
  • Questions: Ask Questions
  • Simple statement: A a simple topic sentence
  • Situation: A situation


transitions

  • Like First, second, third
  • For, because


main ideas

  • Like what you are going to talk about
  • They are yellow




Details

  • To back up the mail ideas
  • They are red


conclusion

  • To end your paragraph or what you learned
  • They are green