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Focus Trait: IDEA DEVELOPMENT Support Trait: ORGANIZATION

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comparing different descriptions of similar objects in one passage

The writing of author John Steinbeck is currently inspiring student writers to try new techniques with the traits of idea development and organization.

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Student Sample Being Sought: Upper Elementary

WritingFix is currently seeking a 4th-6th grade student's sample from this writing assignment that can be featured here. Submitted student work must show evidence of revision, editing, and the final draft must be typed and sent through e-mail. Teachers: if you can help us obtain up to three student samples, along with a digital photo of the students and a signed permission slips, we will send you either a complimentary copy of the Northern Nevada Writing Project's Elementary Writing Guide, or you may choose from any of our NNWP publications.

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Student Sample: Middle School

WritingFix is currently seeking a 7th-8th grade student's sample from this writing assignment that can be featured here. Submitted student work must show evidence of revision, editing, and the final draft must be typed and sent through e-mail. Teachers: if you can help us obtain up to three student samples, along with a digital photo of the students and a signed permission slips, we will send you either a complimentary copy of the Northern Nevada Writing Project's Secondary Writing Guide, or you may choose from any of our NNWP publications.

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Student Sample Being Sought: High School

WritingFix is currently seeking a 9th-12th grade student's sample from this writing assignment that can be featured here. Submitted student work must show evidence of revision, editing, and the final draft must be typed and sent through e-mail. Teachers: if you can help us obtain up to three student samples, along with a digital photo of the students and a signed permission slips, we will send you either a complimentary copy of the Northern Nevada Writing Project's Secondary Writing Guide, or you may choose from any of our NNWP publications.

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