Traits good critical writer
Organization : <ul><li>Using a lead that &quot;hooks&quot; the reader.  </li></ul><ul><li>Using organization that is grace...
Ideas and Content : <ul><li>Writing from experience  </li></ul><ul><li>Using supporting details.  </li></ul><ul><li>Stayin...
Voice: <ul><li>Writing to be read .  </li></ul><ul><li>Connecting with the reader .  </li></ul><ul><li>Writing honestly an...
Word Choice: <ul><li>Being concise .  </li></ul><ul><li>Avoiding repetition .  </li></ul><ul><li>Using words correctly .  ...
Sentence Fluency : <ul><li>Using different sentence lengths .  </li></ul><ul><li>Using different sentence structures .  </...
Conventions : <ul><li>Using capitalization correctly .  </li></ul><ul><li>Proofreading and editing the paper .  </li></ul>...
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Traits good critical writer

  1. 1. Traits good critical writer
  2. 2. Organization : <ul><li>Using a lead that &quot;hooks&quot; the reader. </li></ul><ul><li>Using organization that is graceful. </li></ul><ul><li>Placing supporting details. </li></ul><ul><li>Giving information at just the right moment. </li></ul><ul><li>Using organization that enhances the central ideas. </li></ul><ul><li>Using smooth transitions that help the ideas flow together. </li></ul><ul><li>Using logical and effective structure, order, and sequence. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Ideas and Content : <ul><li>Writing from experience </li></ul><ul><li>Using supporting details. </li></ul><ul><li>Staying in control of the topic. </li></ul><ul><li>  Showing insight into the writing </li></ul><ul><li>Using fresh and original ideas. </li></ul><ul><li>Making the main ideas stand out. </li></ul><ul><li>Narrowing the topic to something specific. </li></ul><ul><li>Developing the topic in an entertaining way. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Voice: <ul><li>Writing to be read . </li></ul><ul><li>Connecting with the reader . </li></ul><ul><li>Writing honestly and from the heart . </li></ul><ul><li>Caring about what he / she has written </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing his / her feelings about the topic . </li></ul><ul><li>Using language that brings the topic to life for the reader . </li></ul><ul><li>Giving the reader a sense of the person behind the words . </li></ul><ul><li>Speaking directly to the reader, but without using the word &quot; you &quot;. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Word Choice: <ul><li>Being concise . </li></ul><ul><li>Avoiding repetition . </li></ul><ul><li>Using words correctly . </li></ul><ul><li>Using powerful action verbs . </li></ul><ul><li>Using specific descriptive nouns . </li></ul><ul><li>Using language that is natural and not overdone . </li></ul><ul><li>Using adjectives that are as descriptive as possible . </li></ul><ul><li>Using words that create a mental picture for the reader . </li></ul>
  6. 6. Sentence Fluency : <ul><li>Using different sentence lengths . </li></ul><ul><li>Using different sentence structures . </li></ul><ul><li>Using different sentence beginnings . </li></ul><ul><li>Giving the writing an easy flow and rhythm . </li></ul><ul><li>Inviting expressive oral language of the text . </li></ul><ul><li>Using complete sentences - any fragments must add to the meaning of the text . </li></ul>
  7. 7. Conventions : <ul><li>Using capitalization correctly . </li></ul><ul><li>Proofreading and editing the paper . </li></ul><ul><li>Using correct spelling, even on difficult words . </li></ul><ul><li>Reinforcing the organization with good paragraphing . </li></ul><ul><li>Using grammar that contributes to clarity and style . </li></ul><ul><li>Enhancing the readability of the paper with conventions . </li></ul><ul><li>Writing a long enough piece to show a wide range of skills . </li></ul><ul><li>Guiding the reader through the paper with correct punctuation . </li></ul>

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