Writing Tools

Distribute these tools to your students as needed to help them achieve writing success.

Proofreading Marks Chart
This chart shows the basic proofreading marks that students should use during the Writer’s Workshop or when editing other kinds of written work.
Traits of Effective Writing
This chart defines the seven traits of great writing and provides questions to help students think about each trait.
Graphic Organizers
Distribute these blank graphic organizers to help students organize ideas and information.

Video: Teaching Writing with Voyages in English

View the following video to learn about the benefits of Voyages in English and how to effectively implement writing chapters in your classroom.