A 60 minute lesson in which students will learn and apply proofreading and editing skills.
This lesson plan includes the following resources:
NSW Curriculum alignment
Composes texts using letters of consistent size and slope and uses digital technologies
Uses a variety of strategies, including knowledge of sight words and letterâ€“sound correspondences, to spell familiar words
Uses basic grammatical features, punctuation conventions and vocabulary appropriate to the type of text when responding to and composing texts
Victorian Curriculum alignment
Australian Curriculum alignment
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