WRITING: We will be writing many expository essays and a short story. |
==>All first draft essays must be double-spaced written or typed.
==>All final draft essays must be typed, double-spaced, 12-14 point font.
Personal Letter Assignment
How To Essay
Persuasion Graphic Organizer
Problem Solution Essay
Problem Solution Graphic Organizer
Problem Solution Topic Venice Sinking
Problem Solution Topic Coral Reef Crisis
Response to Literature Graphic Organizer
Story Map (Narrative Graphic Organizer)
Final Copy Format
☺ Include a title.
☺ Use a capital letter to start a sentence.
☺ Always use end marks.?!
☺ Rough drafts are handwritten.
☺ Skip lines when writing your rough draft.
☺Final drafts are written in either blue or black ink or typed.
☺ If typed, double-space at 12-point font in Comic Sans.
☺ Attach final draft to rough draft (rough draft behind final draft).
Your essays will be graded using the 6th Grade Rubric.
6th Grade Rubric
☺ Write Legibly.
☺ Use the proper heading.
☺ Keep margins clear and even.
☺ Save two blank lines at the bottom of the paper.
☺ Binder holes on left side of paper.
☺ Things that are copied must be spelled correctly.
☺ Papers must have a clean edge.
☺ Use FINAL COPY FORMAT as requested.