writing “Six Traits of Writing”


This post is for the teachers who hang out with me at the WNY Young Writers’ Studio, because Betsy asked: Ideas are but one of the Six Traits of Writing, and this is where we’re beginning tomorrow in Mrs. Urbanski’s sixth grade class. When the kids come in, I’m going to ask them to take their shoes off. Chaos might ensue soon afterward, and even if it does, I’ll try to remind them that attending…