Six Traits: WORD CHOICE

Word Choice Lesson Plan
Writing Fix: Word Choice

Synonyms - Finding new ways to speak and write...



Ideas for Teaching Word Choice

(from: http://www.kimskorner4teachertalk.com/writing/sixtrait/wordchoice/menu.html )
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Student Friendly Rubric for Word Choice --This is my version for students in grades 5-12
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Definition for Word Choice
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Descriptors for Word Choice
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Peer Response Sheet for Word Choice
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Word Choice Lesson Ideas
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Sample Papers to Show Strengths and Weaknesses
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Archived Version of Live Discussion of Word Choice -- Facilitated by me, Kim Steele -- found at Teachers.Net
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Word Choice (PDF) -- found at Madison Metropolitan School District

external image book.gif Literature and Book Ideas for Modeling Word Choice

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Books for Teaching the 6 Traits (Intermediate and Primary) -- found at Six Traits Writing Assessment
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Literature Suggestions for Word Choice -- found at Douglas School District














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