Six Traits Resources Developed by Elementary Teachers, School Districts, Consultants, and Developers

Six Traits Writing for Teachers, Students, and Parents - This source is created by elementary school teachers

Another Six Traits Site - that was also developed by teachers

List of Various 6-trait Resources - compiled by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Missouri Department of Higher Education

Regional Educatonal Laboratory Lesson Plans - This is the "official" 6 Traits site. This link is for the lesson plans organized by trait

OWL (Online Writing Lab) - Great resource for lower grades! This is a great site that was developed by teachers to help their students
Wired Instructor 6-Trait Web Resources - this looks like a great resource!

Samples of student writing - organized by trait, grade level and score. Use to these to assess.

Six Trait Writing @ Web English Teacher

An "unofficial" site for teachers using 6 traits This site is a couple of years old, but has some good ideas

Ginny Hoover's resources - consultant

Tools For Reading, Writing, and Thinking - Graphic Organizers

Graphic Organizers (These will open in Acrobat Reader or Preview. They are pdf files.)

More Graphic Organizers - from Enchanted Learning. SFX Teachers, we have an account so you can print these without banners. The user name is sfxdayschool. Email Nadine for the password.

The Writing Fix - This is a cool website, although it's hard to navigate. Worth a look because of the interactive activities.

The Write Source Home Page

iWrite - Write Source Rubrics - along with other Rubrics

Click here to get a PDF file of the Illinois State Language Arts Standards coorelation with The Write Source