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Peer Edit With Perfection: Effective Strategies

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Peer Edit With Perfection: Effective Strategies

Grades 3 – 5
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Three 45-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Sarah Dennis-Shaw

Avon, Massachusetts


International Literacy Association


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1. Access and review the sample student work from the Massachusetts Department of Education-5 points and 4 points. Photocopy class sets of the writing samples or copy them onto transparencies for whole-class practice.

2. Review the Peer Edit with Perfection! tutorial. Photocopy a class set of the Peer Edit with Perfection! worksheet and print out one answer key for your reference.

3. Photocopy a class set of the Peer Edit with Perfection! handout for student reference.

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