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Daily 6-Trait Writing Grade 8

Evan-Moor Educational Publishers

Evan-Moor Educational Publishers

Scaffolded, explicit instruction improves your 8th graders’ writing! The 25 weekly units provide trait-based writing practice, covering the essential traits of strong writing: ideas, organization... View Full Description
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Categories: 8th Grade, Reading, Writing
Product Type: Workbook

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Scaffolded, explicit instruction improves your 8th graders’ writing! The 25 weekly units provide trait-based writing practice, covering the essential traits of strong writing: ideas, organization, word choice, sentence fluency, voice, & conventions.

Common Core Top Pick for Language and Writing

Language

  • Language and Conventions

Writing

  • Production and Distribution of Writing
  • Range of Writing

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Each teacher resource book contains creative ideas and materials to enhance teaching. From classroom décor to thematic units to free-time activities, teacher resource books provide materials that you can use in your classroom.

Daily 6-Trait Writing gives your eighth graders scaffolded, focused writing practice. Each of the 25 weekly units provides trait-based writing practice in concise activities that cover the essential traits of strong writing: ideas, organization, word choice, sentence fluency, voice, and conventions. The weekly units present a writing skill on Day 1, and writing activities progress in difficulty until students apply what they’ve learned to a writing prompt on Day 5. Daily 6-Trait Writing is easy to use and offers you the flexibility to teach weekly units in consecutive order or to pick and choose lessons to meet student needs.
 
25 weeks of instruction cover the following trait-based writing skills:
 
Unit 1: Ideas
Week 1:             Focusing Your Topic
Week 2:             Supporting the Main Idea
Week 3:             Developing Story Elements
Week 4:             Maintaining Your Focus
Week 5:             Writing from Experience
 
Unit 2: Organization
Week 1:             Organizing Information Logically
Week 2:             Connecting Details
Week 3:             Deciding on the Organization
Week 4:             Writing an Effective Introduction
Week 5:             Writing Effective Conclusions
 
Unit 3: Word Choice
Week 1:             Communicating Clearly
Week 2:             Writing About Action
Week 3:             Using Figurative Language
Week 4:             Avoiding Overused Language
Week 5:             Writing for the Topic and the Audience
 
Unit 4: Sentence Fluency
Week 1:             Creating a Purposeful Rhythm
Week 2:             Varying Sentence Structure and Length
Week 3:             Fluency in Poetry
Week 4:             Using Quotations
Week 5:             Writing a Smooth Paragraph
 
Unit 5: Voice
Week 1:             Using Your Own Voice
Week 2:             Writing from Different Points of View
Week 3:             Making a Story Engaging
Week 4:             Using the Right Voice for the Purpose
Week 5:             Connecting with Your Readers

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Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
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Since 1979, Evan-Moor Educational Publishers has provided educators with practical, creative, and engaging PreK–8 materials to support and enrich the core curriculum.

We strive to produce educational materials that are aligned with current standards and best educational practices—and with student interests and motivations. We pride ourselves on our ability to create products that not only build and reinforce basic and complex skills, but that develop a curiosity about the subjects in which those skills are taught.

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