L.5.2 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

L.5.2 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

How to teach Proofreading

Using L.5.2 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson, students how to proofread their writing in order to share their message with their audience.

This lesson teaches students how to proof reading their writing to share their message.   This lesson is perfect for small group, literacy centers or independent practice.

Proofread the provided paragraph, fixing the improper mechanics. Then, write a paragraph that continues the main idea of the first paragraph, demonstrating correct capitalization and punctuation.Finally, students will continue their practice using the provided worksheets.

 

Other resources to use with this L.5.2 Fifth Grade Common Core Lesson

If you are using this activity, your students are probably learning about proofreading.

Use these Capitalization Worksheets as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this lesson by writing a paragraph with lots of errors in it.  Next, students give suggestions about how to fix the errors in the sentences.  Then, complete activity independently or with a partner. As students work, circulate around the classroom to listen to student discussions' about correct writing conventions. After the activity, share students discussions that you heard to promote writing skills. Finally, students can continue their practice using the provided worksheets.

Be sure to check out more Capitalization Activities and the entire Fifth Grade Common Core Workbook.

 

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