Expect Students to Edit a First Draft

Expect Students to Edit a First Draft

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Hold Editing Games to Boost Student Interest

Hold Editing Games to Boost Student Interest

Getting students excited about editing can be a challenge. Meghan Connelly, sixth grade teacher at Mercer Elementary (Cincinnati, OH) found a way to combine current cultural relevance with conventions. When The Hunger Games movie debuted, Meghan combined her...