The Writing Process

Sara De La Rosa

Ideas

  • Choose a topic that interests you and fits your assignment
  • Include details


Organization

  • Topic (green)
  • Main Ideas(yellow)
  • Details(pink)
  • Conclusion (green)


Voice

  • Speak so the reader wants more
  • Show more than tell


Word Choice

  • Use specific nouns and words
  • exciting adverbs and adjectives
  • use a thesaurus


conventions

  • Edit using COPS
  • Use evaluation sheet for revision


Sentence Fluency

  • Combine short, choppy, sentences into longer, smoother sentences
  • Use a variety of sentences
  • Use simple, compound sentences and complete sentences


The Writing Process

  • Prewrite
  • Compose
  • Evaluate
  • Revise
  • Edit
  • Publish


ESSAY SWAG

Writing tools

  • T-table
  • Core 4 Topic sentences
  • Transitions/Main Ideas
  • Details/Tell me more sentences
  • conclusion sentences
  • Color scheme Green /Yellow/Pink