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What is editing?
Editing typically occurs after the content has been revised.
Editing is the process of identifying and correcting errors in—
- Sentence structure
EDITING: VIDEO RESOURCES
Peer Edit with Perfection: Effective Strategies
This lesson from ReadWriteThink.org is based on the following:
Peterson, S. (Ed.). (2003). Untangling some knots in K–8 writing instruction. Newark, DE: International Reading Association.
- Writing and revising in the classroom often involves peer discussion, whether in a one-to-one or group setting.
- Editing is an arduous and unwelcome task for many students; peer editing can improve students' interest in and enthusiasm for the revision stage of the writing process.
Professional Books on Editing
The Art of Teaching Writing
Teaching Grammar Through Writing