Language Arts

 

Reading & Writing

Editing Checklist

CAPITALIZATION & PUNCTUATION

  • Beginning of sentences
  • Proper nouns (names, months, places…)
  • Important words in a title
  • I
  • Period, exclamation mark, or question mark ( . ! ?)

SPELLING

  • Circle words unsure of
  • Check for correct there, their, they’re
  • Check for correct to, two, too
  • Check for high frequency words (then, they, went, where…)

OTHER

  • Complete sentences
  • Eliminate unnecessary words
  • Combine short sentences
  • Include: In the beginning, Next, Then, At the end…

READING STRATEGIES

  • Make a prediction about the story
  • Write notes about connections you make while reading
  • At the end, write the moral/theme

Language Arts Links

www.spellingcity.com

www.raz-kids.com

www.pearsonsuccessnet.com

www.abcya.com