By Lola M. Schaefer
As they become more selective readers, children want to improve the quality of their own writing, and they need solid strategies to do that.
This mini-lesson, with samples and tips, will help you use the whiteboard to teach revision. Great for both Promethean and SMART board users. Includes a Companion Folder with JPEG versions of each sample to print or display on screen!
Tips for Writers: How Can You Revise to Make Your Writing Stronger?1. Read your writing aloud to the wall to notice any weaknesses.2. Look for general words and replace them with specific vocabulary.3. Find “tell” statements and replace them with “show” statements.