This 3-part, Grade 4 and Grade 5 Master Course scaffolds students through the essential skills required to proofread, workshop, and peer edit.
COMPLETE with every item you will need.Common Core standards by grade and by major activity. Lesson plans, directions, and helpful ancillaries. This is a THREE-PART Master Course - while it is recommended you teach through the entire course, feel free to use only those portions you'd like. PLEASE SEE OUR PREVIEW FOR FULL information.
PART ONE "Practice and Master Proofreading"
A complete five- six day lesson:
Directions (for you and students)
Student support handouts
THREE ACTIVITIES with KEYS. (whole group for the most support, pairs for a greater degree of knowledge, and individual final activity to prove mastery) .
PART TWO - Practice Workshop
Student worksheets for learning, practice, application and accountability, and for teacher to assess student readiness to move on to the peer edit section.
Model, edited version for comparison and discussion.
Plus - signs for use in drawing out shy students and to bolster participation
Practice Peer Edit - the culmination of all of the skills learned.
Lesson Plan, teacher and student directions and overviews.
Step-by-step handouts that help students learn, practice, write and remain accountable during the process.
Extension activities - Compare edited work to a Model sample to develop critical thinking; REWRITE the peer edited sample to practice the peer edit process and improve a work.
PLUS: Extra writing prompts for you to continue on in the peer edit process for the entire term.