Teaching Resource

Editing Poster

$0.99 or Free on Plus | 1 page (PDF)|Grades: 1 - 7

A poster outlining how to edit a piece of writing.

Editing a piece of writing is very important. Little mistakes can happen, so teaching students how to edit their work is vital.

Display this poster and have your students work their way through the steps when they are editing their work.

Use this poster with our Editing Checklist.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELY1652

    Participate in shared editing of students’ own texts for meaning, spelling, capital letters and full stopsElaborationsrereading collaboratively developed texts to check that they communicate what the authors intended (Skills: Literacy, Critical ...

  • ACELY1672

    Re-read and edit text for spelling, sentence-boundary punctuation and text structureElaborationsreading their work and adding, deleting or changing words, prepositional phrases or sentences to improve meaning, for example replacing an everyday noun w...

  • ACELY1683

    Re-read and edit texts for meaning, appropriate structure, grammatical choices and punctuationElaborationsusing glossaries, print and digital dictionaries and spell check to edit spelling, realising that spell check accuracy depends on understanding ...

  • ACELY1695

    Re-read and edit for meaning by adding, deleting or moving words or word groups to improve content and structureElaborationsrevising written texts: editing for grammatical and spelling accuracy and clarity of the text, to improve the connection betwe...

  • ACELY1705

    Re-read and edit student’s own and others’ work using agreed criteria for text structures and language featuresElaborationsediting for flow and sense, organisation of ideas and choice of language, revising and trying new approaches if an el...

  • ACELY1715

    Re-read and edit students’ own and others’ work using agreed criteria and explaining editing choicesElaborationsediting for coherence, sequence, effective choice of vocabulary, opening devices, dialogue and description, humour and pathos, a...

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Hi there is a grammatical error on this poster.
I believe it should read on the right hand side: capital letters when using proper nouns and at the beginning of a sentence (not sentences).
However love your resources. Thanks

Tim & Amanda · Jun 19th, 2014

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