PROOFREADING PRACTICE • Social Studies-Based Passages

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Proofreading passages students read to find mistakes in subject-verb agreement, punctuation, verb tenses, capitalization, and spelling

PROOFREADING PRACTICE
Social Studies-Based Passages • U.S. Symbols
PRINTABLES for Grades 4–6


Proofreading has never been more FUN! Students help Detective Super Proofer find mistakes in high-interest, social studies-based passages. Students not only sharpen their proofreading skills but learn facts about famous symbols of America. Topics of the cases (passages) include:

• The Constitution
• The Bill of Rights
• The Great Seal
• The White House
• The Statue of Liberty
• The U.S. Capitol Building
• Uncle Sam
• The U.S. Flag
• The Lincoln Memorial
• The Washington Monument
• The National Anthem
• The Liberty Bell


Student detectives look for the following types of errors in the social studies-based passages:

subject-verb agreement

• punctuation

• verb tenses

• capitalization

• spelling



This unit also includes:

• a Note to Student Detectives (complete step-by-step instructions)

• a Sample Lesson (to do together as a class before
assigning individual or group work)

• an Answer Key for each passage

• a Cases Completed Sheet (to keep track of the cases solved)

• a Student Record Sheet (to keep track of the number
of correct answers for each case)

• an Award Certificate for completion of the unit

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Key Words: proofreading, proofreading practice, U.S. symbols, social studies, subject-verb agreement, verb tenses, spelling, punctuation, capitalization

Proofreading Practice • Social Studies • © 2016 Linda Schwartz • Pizzazz Learning
Cover and inside art © Yael Weiss
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Take a look at all these units in the Proofreading Series for Grades 4–6:

PROOFREADING PRACTICE: ANIMAL-BASED PASSAGES

PROOFREADING PRACTICE: SCIENCE-BASED PASSAGES

PROOFREADING PRACTICE: SOCIAL STUDIES-BASED PASSAGES

PROOFREADING PRACTICE: HISTORY-BASED PASSAGES

PROOFREADING BUNDLE • a set of the 4 titles listed above

Your students will love playing detective and trying to find the mistakes in each of these high-interest passages!


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Linda Schwartz
Total Pages
30
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
Lifelong Tool

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