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Print writing checklists on Post Its. This assessment requires the writer to attach a sticky note to a draft in order to prove that five peer editors have checked the paper for specific writing conventions. (Post Its, Sticky Notes, English Language Arts, Revising, Editing, Grammar, Asessment)

Print writing checklists on Post Its. This assessment requires the writer to attach a sticky note to a draft in order to prove that five peer editors have checked the paper for specific writing conventions.

List of Character Traits

The big trip compare and contrast essays Big trip essays and The compare contrast Essay about love story game Ryan: December I really pulled out all the stops when I was asked to write an essay on.

Bulletin Board Idea - "Piecing" together the Six Traits of Writing: make the puzzle pieces (use a Cri-cut if you have access) and paste the labels onto each. It's a great reminder for students as they learn about the basic concepts behind great writing!

Topic discussed in class on November each student chose a different trait and used a text to build an idea of a lesson based on the specific trait they used.