Writer's Workshop

Friendly Letter

Roast a Friend

Movie Review

Advice Column

Tall Tale

Business Letter

Restaurant Review

Narrative Essay

Historical Journal

Eulogy

Letter of apology

Newspaper Article

Persuasive Essay

Interview

Comic Strip

Think Quest

Student Sample 1

Student Sample 2

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Rubric for Forms of Writing ;All of the above are orals

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 SIX-TRAIT STRENGTH OF SOME GENRES OF WRITING

PERSONAL ESSAY - Organization. Voice, ideas and content. PERSUASIVE ESSAY - Organization, critical thinking skills, ideas and content, sentence fluency.
OPINION ESSAY - Ideas and content, voice organization. NONFICTION ARTICLE - Research skills, organization.
MONOLOGUE - First person voice, sentence fluency. PICTURE BOOK - Plot, characterization, word choice, sentence fluency, illustration.
SHORT STORY - Plot, characterization, word choice, sentence fluency. BIOGRAPHY - Research skills and/or interviewing skills, organization.
INTERVIEW - Speaking and thinking skills, question-asking skills, organization. PLAYS - Dialogue, plot, speaking skills, performance skills.
POETRY - Word choice, ideas, voice. LETTERS - Voice, sentence fluency.