The 6+1 writing traits was
developed by a group of teachers in Beaverton, Oregon and
Missoula. They looked at many samples of children's
writing and identified 6+1 traits that good writers use.
The traits are; Ideas, Organization, Voice, Sentence Fluency,
Conventions and the +1 Presentation.
everywhere! We started our writing adventure by looking at
Ideas first. Where we can find them, how to develop them
into good stories and how to translate the ideas into good
Follow the flower link to
our list of good ideas.