6-Trait Overview for this Lesson:
The focus trait for this writing assignment is idea development; the writer will use unique, quality details to describe an abstract noun through personification.
The support trait for this writing assignment is word choice; the writer will need to choose words that set a tone that fits the description of the abstract noun.
Recipient of the NNWP's
Excellent Writing Lesson Award:
Because of the quality of its resources and ideas, this WritingFix lesson was selected by the Northern Nevada Writing Project as April 2010's Writing Lesson of the Month. It was e-mailed to thousands of teachers who are members of the NNWP's Writing Lesson of the Month Teacher Network.
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