This free website from Education World offers monthly sets of printable paragraphs for “everyday editing” by students at reading grade levels 3-8. All materials:
- include ten errors in spelling, grammar, punctuation, or capitalization
- include an answer key for immediate feedback
- offer topics that are timely and of high interest for children and adults
- can build cultural literacy and improve written language skills
Suggested use for Every-Day Edits includes:
- Have one available as students trickle into class.
- Complete one as whole class warm-up.
- Have students complete one with a partner.
- Divide the class into two teams; each correct edit earns a point.
NOTE: This website does include ads, which can be distracting.