Fabulous tool for upper elementary school / middle school aged students to improve their writing!
This writing rubric / writing checklist forces students to review and revise their writing to include an assortment of sentence types, as well as coaches them to include more mature and complex words.
Students are directed to underline / color code each change they make, so that revisions are easy to find at writing conferences with the teacher or when editing their own papers.
Students use the checklist when they have completed a draft of any type of writing, and instantly their pieces are improved! Revisions for prepositions, adverbs, pronouns, etc. included.