Rewriting is the essence of writing well—where the game is won or lost. ... This
handout will motivate you to revise your drafts and give you strategies to revise ...
Revision is often the most neglected part of the writing process. Unlike editing,
which focuses on correcting surface errors to make sure the paper complies with
pwr.la.psu.edu/resources/graduate-writing-center/handouts/Drafting and Revising John 2010.pdf
Strategies for Drafting & Revising Academic Writing. Page 2. General Advice on
Drafting & Revising. Writing a First Draft. Set intermediate or small goals.
Here are some steps for re-reading and revising your essays in a reasonably
objective way. These steps may seem formulaic and mechanical, but you need a
Revision Strategies of Student Writers and Experienced Adult Writers. Nancy
Sommers. Although various aspects of the writing process have been studied
Oct 11, 2014 ... Sommers then compared the revision strategies of students with experienced
writers. Here are a few quotes from experienced writers on their ...
There are various techniques and strategies you can use when you revise your
.... utilize the Writing & Communication Center during your revision process.
In Revision Strategies for Writing, you will learn how to: Prepare your assignment
before you begin to write. Assess your writing strengths and weaknesses
Mar 1, 2013 ... Proofreading is primarily about searching your writing for errors, both
grammatical and typographical, before submitting your paper for an ...
As Applebee (1986) found, building on Sommers's findings, students often fail to
use the revision strategies that more experienced writers use. By understanding ...