6 TRAITS OF WRITING
-Showing And Telling
-compare/contrast time- sequence, persuasive, etc.
-engages reader with opening conclusion.
-writers attitude about subjects
The precise colorful language that communicates, moves, and enlightens the reader.
-create a certain image
-clarify and expands ideas
Sentence fluency is rhythm and flow of the language.
-varied in length
-word order to make reading feel natural
Conventions are the mechanics of writing.