Teaching Resource

Proofing Symbols Posters

PDF | 2 pages|Grades: 2 - 7

A poster visually displaying the symbols that are used to indicated changes when proofreading a piece of text.

This poster can act as a reminder for your students about the appropriate symbols to use in order to indicate the changes that need to be made in a piece of text.

This download includes two versions, one that has the symbols and another that has blank spaces for you to add any particular symbols that may be used in your classroom.

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Jodie G

Hi I love this I would love it in Bookmark Form

Jodie G · Apr 26th, 2021

Holly (Teach Starter)

Hi Jodie, That’s a great idea! Did you know we have a suggest a change to a resource available? Just above these comments are some tabs and you can easily make a suggestion for a change to a resource. This means it will go directly to our teachers and designers.

Holly (Teach Starter) · Apr 27th, 2021

sophia maris

Hi – I can’t seem to find the version that allows us to add our own symbols? Thanks.

sophia maris · Mar 12th, 2020

Tom (Teach Starter)

Hi Sophia,

Thank you for letting us know. I have uploaded this resource again with the version that allows you to add your own proofing symbols.
If there is anything else we can help with, please get in touch!

Tom (Teach Starter) · Mar 13th, 2020

Sophie Wishart

What font is used for this resource?

Sophie Wishart · Aug 26th, 2019


Hi Sophie,
The font in the body of this resource is called Quicksand, the header is in Helsinki.
If there is anything else I can assist you with, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Kristian · Aug 27th, 2019

blaire clarke

I love that you’ve given the option to add our own symbols. Great resource!

blaire clarke · Feb 16th, 2019

Jill (Teach Starter)

Thank you for your lovely feedback, Blaire. I’m happy to hear you like the resource!

Jill (Teach Starter) · Feb 16th, 2019

Resource Updates

  • Re-uploaded the resource with the blank spaces version allowing custom symbols to be added.

    Addition by Tom (Teach Starter) Mar 12th, 2020

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