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Traits of Writing: A Professional Development Video Series on DVD
  • Ruth Culham (Author)
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Traits of Writing: A Professional Development Video Series on DVD
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Traits of Writing: A Professional Development Video Series on DVD
  • Ruth Culham (Author)
Traits of Writing: A Professional Development Video Series on DVD
  • List Price: $395.00
  • Our Price: $296.25
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  • Item #: NTS989471
  • ISBN13:9780439894715
  • Format:DVD
  • Dimensions:14.2" x 10.55" x 1.75"
  • Grades:3 - 12
  • Funding Type:Title IIA, 21st CCLC
Disc 1 (67 minutes) provides important background on the TRAIT model along with scoring tips, rubric, detailed lessons, management tips, teacher interviews, and student comments covering the Ideas and Organization traits.
Disc 2 (67 minutes) focuses in detail on the Voice, Word Choice, Sentence Fluency, Conventions, and Presentation traits. For each trait you’ll find:
• Key Qualities—definition and explanation
• Assessment Roundtables—teacher discussions that use scoring guides to assess student papers at different levels
• Focus Lessons—teachers and students in classroom at work with lessons designed to teach key skills related to each of the traits
• A Closer Look—teacher elaboration on important strategies for teaching writing using the TRAIT model: using student-friendly scoring guides; using R.A.F.T.S prompts; using literature to teach writing.
• Classroom Management Tips—teacher and student interviews on how to organize and implement the trait model in the classroom

A Professional Study Guide that you can put to work right away! The 72-page guide provides background information on the TRAIT model, reproducible scoring guides and writing samples, lesson plan reproducibles, FAQs and answers, and other materials perfect for staff development.��

Includes:
• 2 DVDs (67 minutes each)
• 72-page Professional Study Guide


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