Every Day Edit - Lemony Snicket
In this everyday editing worksheet, learners correct grammatical mistakes in a short paragraph about the character Lemony Snicket from A Series of Unfortunate Events. The errors range from punctuation, capitalization, grammar, and spelling.
7th - 8th English Language Arts 7 Views 12 Downloads
Fixing Comma Splices and Run-Ons Worksheet
Approach run-on sentences, comma splices, and sentence fragments with humor. The learning exercise is made up of two exercises, which are, in turn, each made up of a series of somewhat silly sentences that need punctuation help. For the...
6th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Writing with Wow Words and Building Vocabulary
There are some words out there that just make you say, "Wow!" Encourage your class to find and use these words in their writing to make their work more interesting and complex. This packet goes through the writing process, beginning with...
5th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson Plan 17: Cleaning it Up
Congratulations are in order for your new novelists, but, they still have a big job to do! After the drafting process, they become editors. As part of a large writing unit, this activity is one of the last parts of the writing process...
6th - 9th English Language Arts
Big Grammar Book
With this comprehensive language arts resource in your arsenal, you'll never have to look for another grammar learning exercise! Whether you're teaching kindergartners how to write the upper- and lower-case letters of the alphabet, or...
K - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Writing a News Article
Extra extra! Join the newspaper business with a series of lessons and exercises focused on elements of journalism. The packet focuses on distinguishing fact from opinion, writing effective headlines, sequencing events, and editing and...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Edit Essays with Word Tables
Young scholars examine how to identify grammar and spelling errors in an essay using the features of Word after the teacher uses the highlight feature. They correct the errors using Word's table feature by making a table that shows the...
5th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
Editing and Publishing the Storm
Reinforce the importance of proofreading with this editing lesson. Seventh and eighth graders edit, revise, and publish a descriptive writing assignment. They read through their assignment and search for punctuation errors, spelling...
7th - 8th English Language Arts