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6 + 1 traits is a great way to help focus your writing program, even if you are using another program as a primary tool. The following links will give you mini-posters, rubrics and activities for the general traits to help your students strengthen their writing in each area. For more specific lessons and templates, visit the links on the left.
6 Traits Poster Pack- Theme of 'Building a House', from Writing Fix
Excellent Poster Pack from Teaching that Makes Sense
Excellent Organizer Pack from Teaching that Makes Sense
Prompts- Gives students a prompt and a trait to focus on, from this site.
Revision- Article from Scholastic
The Trait Lady Speaks Up- Article from ASCD
Writing Warm-Ups- Fun starter activities to get kids hooked on the trait of the day/week.
Six Trait Symbols- Check this site out for explanations and resources that use these really great visual reminders!
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