This checklist focuses on editing strategies and revising strategies, including:
I reread my essay.
I added supporting details if necessary.
I took out words or sentences that didn’t make sense or that didn’t belong.
I changed words to use more descriptive vocabulary. (good --> excellent)
I have an introduction paragraph.
I have 3 body paragraphs.
I have a conclusion paragraph.
I have topic sentence for EACH paragraph.
I included supporting details for each BODY paragraph.
I STAYED ON TOPIC in each of my paragraphs.
I ended each paragraph with a conclusion sentence.