Writing

Keywords: Instructional Strategies, Literacy, 4-6

Description:
For writing assignments, incorporate computers and peer editing. Allow the students to type their writing assignments on the computer. They can save their work and have a have other students edit on the computer.

Reference: Cara Smithwick
Richland District 1
Crayton Middle School
Columbia, SC
CDSMIT1@VM.SC.EDU

Insight: (Why is this important?)
Writing is viewed as more enjoyable if it can be done on a computer. We want students to be motivated. Also, with the computer, the child does not have to re-write the whole paper if they make a mistake. This will help encourage editing.

Submitted By: Lisa Halter
Program for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Education
Converse College
Spartanburg, SC 29302
(864) 596-9080 (V/TTY)
(864) 596-9526 (Fax)

Uploaded By: Jodi Gray/KSU/Deaf Education Major