Welcome to the Garden and the Fun in the Summer Sun Link-up!
One thing we have been doing to "beat" the summer heat, is some swimming and then some indoor creative activities. As you may know, my 9 year old decided he wanted to write a book this summer. So I have been blogging about our process.
Today we are up to Proofreading!
Proofreading is when one re-reads their writing and looks for mistakes in
There are even special proofreading marks to use:
Now there's just one more thing to do for this step - fix the errors! I had my son use the dictionary and look up the words that were circled and then write them below. This way, when we move onto the next step and he writes his final copy, he's all ready to do just that!
Next up - Final Copy!