Grade 8 Student Brochure on Planning and Reviewing Writing
(Text Version of Brochure Cover)
Ideas for Planning Your Writing
To plan your writing, you could do one or more of the following:
List lots of ideas; choose which ones to use.
Imagine talking about your topic with someone.
Draw a picture or a diagram of your topic.
Draw lines between ideas to connect them.
Organize ideas into main points and subpoints.
Ideas for Reviewing Your Writing
After writing, think about the following:
Have I said what I want to say?
Do I need to add more details?
Do I need to take out some details?
Are the parts in the right order?
Do the parts fit together?
Will my audience understand?
Is my writing easy to read?
See the grade 12 brochure on planning and reviewing writing.
Last updated 9 July 2003 (HM)