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Teaching and Assessing Writing with the 6-Traits
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Why You Should Write by Hand - GalleyCat

Why You Should Write by Hand - GalleyCat | 6-Traits Resources | Scoop.it
Some writers have discovered that writing your manuscript by hand can produce better results than simply typing your novel.
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6-Traits Resources: Word processing taught me how to spell.

6-Traits Resources: Word processing taught me how to spell. | 6-Traits Resources | Scoop.it

Here's a post that grew out of a conversation I had recently in my online course: Teaching and Assessing Writing with the 6-Traits.   The week we discuss conventions is always illuminating! ~ Dennis

 

Main point: Let's explicitly teach our students how to improve their spelling by seeing spell check and grammar check as individualized instruction from a slightly crazy robotic tutor. We can't always trust what the machine says. However it does give us a series of learning opportunities.

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