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 ...
Feb 22, 2016 ... I'm a fan of the writing workshop. That means I also write with my students, and I
allow plenty of time for students to conference with me and with ...
In Revision Strategies for Writing, you will learn how to: Prepare your assignment
before you begin to write. Assess your writing strengths and weaknesses
to understand the topic for which you are sitting an exam; to commit what you
have learnt and understood to memory; to practice planning and writing answers
A revision strategy is a systematic process of reviewing and evaluating your
writing before you actually begin revising. You can use the Checklist for Personal
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
In any case, it's time to revise, which means clicking the spelling and grammar
check on Word, and maybe the thesaurus, too, just to dress your writing up some.
Mar 1, 2013 ... Proofreading is primarily about searching your writing for errors, both
grammatical and typographical, before submitting your paper for an ...
Revision Strategies of Student Writers and Experienced Adult Writers. Nancy
Sommers. Although various aspects of the writing process have been studied
Research on revision and the quality of writing shows that strategy instruction is
very powerful. When using strategy instruction, teachers should do the following:.