6 Trait Writing for Teachers

6 Trait

6 Trait Resources Blog -

Education Northwest - searchable lesson plans by grade and/or trait - prompts, scoring guides, etc.

Wired Instructor - lesson plans and more

Writing Fix

6 Trait Writing Posters to download

Quotes by Writers

Teaching the Traits - short ideas for teaching each trait

OWL - Online Writing Lab
Writing Lesson of the Month Blog

Visuwords - interactive graphic organizer for word use

Great Sentences for Imitation and Creation - great examples of sentences for different purposes

Heartland - mentor texts by trait

Narratives - examples, scoring guides

The Writing Site - there are some awesome writing student examples here that are meant to be downloaded or used online as a reference for students - choose grade, genre, etc.

Interactive 6 Trait Writing Process - trait explanations, scoring, examples