Proofreading and Editing Printables
This printable resource is designed to teach and reinforce the important skills of proofreading and editing written work. It fits within the ‘Writing Process’ and provides visual resources to put on display in the classroom.
The proofreading and editing conventions within this resource have been designed to be simple for younger students to use and understand.
The specific skills listed in this resource are:
insert a word
find a better word
check lower/upper case letter
leave a space
check that it makes sense
The resource includes:
Proofreading and Editing poster with conventions and examples
(colour and black and white - to be printed, laminated and displayed in the classroom)
10 labels of the individual conventions and a heading
(colour - to be printed, cut, laminated and displayed in the classroom)
Proofreading and Editing bookmark with conventions (2 per page in black and white - to be copied and cut apart - given to students)
Peer Editing slip (9 small slips per page in black and white - to be copied and cut apart - given to students)